It is hard to imagine that she left the world so young. I absolutely adore this last one of her reading on the bench in her bikini top.
These lovely black and white pictures of Miss Monroe were recently discovered. My friend Danielle told me about these hidden photo treasures today. I was obsessed when I was younger with Marilyn and still have tons of books on her. These fresh faced images were revealed on TODAY's website HERE
LIFE magazine recently discovered and released never-seen photographs of actress Marilyn Monroe. The images were captured by LIFE photographer Ed Clark in 1950 at Griffith Park in Los Angeles.
" photos were found when staffers were digitizing the magazine's photo archives, show Monroe as a carefree 24-year-old. Monroe died in 1962 after overdosing on barbituates. She would have been 83 years old this year."