Published Jun 1, 2016 at 11:17 AM | Updated at 3:04 PM EDT on Jun 1, 2016
Marilyn Monroe, born Norma Jean Baker, would have turned 90 on June 1, 2016. She modeled and starred in 28 movies. Marilyn was perhaps the world's favorite sex symbol, with a mixture of sensuality and innocence. She died at age 36 in her Hollywood home from an overdose of barbiturates.
Here, on her would-be 90th birthday, take a look back at the icon.