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A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe in 1956.The playwrights parents bought a menorah for the film icon. (ullstein bild via Getty Images)

9 stunning Jewish facts about Marilyn Monroe

Arielle Kaplan, Kveller August 9, 2021

Men wanted to sleep with her and women wanted to be her, but all Marilyn Monroe desired was a sense of belonging. Distilled to the public as a “blonde bombshell,” Monroe’s legacy continues to be defined by the demons (childhood trauma, drug addiction)...

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