Iconic Photos of Marilyn Monroe's Short Life, from 1947-1962 

Marilyn Monroe being screen-tested, 1947 

Ladies of the Chorus, 1949

The Asphalt Jungle, 1950

Miss. Monroe posing for a photoshoot 1952

Monroe talking to her acting coach, 1952

Bookworm Marilyn, 1953

Standing Up For Herself on set, 1953

Marilyn on her way to Tokyo, 1954