Marilyn Monroe 50th Anniversary
Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her Brentwood home on Aug. 5, 1962. She was 36 years old. Her death launched dozens of rumors and conspiracy theories. It is hard to believe that she would be 86 years old today if she lived. For the most devoted fans of the late screen siren, she will forever be that 1950s version of Marilyn – platinum, giggling and playful. It is that Marilyn that fans will remember with several events marking the run-up to the half-century mark of her death.