Death of Marilyn Monroe

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Marilyn Monroe died of a barbiturate overdose late in the evening of Saturday, August 4, 1962, at her 12305 Fifth Helena Drive home in Los Angeles, California. She was 36 years old. Her body was discovered before dawn on Sunday, August 5. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Death of Marilyn Monroe has received more than 5,365,152 page views. Their biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Death of Marilyn Monroe is the 130th most popular social activist.

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