Marilyn Monroe: Rare Early Photos, 1950

Marilyn Monroe, 24, in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, 1950.
Ed Clark—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

In 1950, LIFE photographer Ed Clark received a call from a friend who worked at 20th Century Fox. The friend was raving about "a hot tomato" the studio recently signed: one Marilyn Monroe. Read More

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