Brunette Norma Jean Baker before she was Marilyn Monroe - much sexier in my book!....her natural hair color btw
Rare self portrait of a twelve year old Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jean Baker) taken in a photo booth
A 15-year-old Norma Jeane poses in 1941. She is one year away from her first marriage and five years away from breaking into movies and changing her name to Marilyn Monroe.
Love this never seen Marilyn Monroe closeup in the middle of a genuine laugh
(Norma Jeane, Catalina Island) 24 miles accross the sea, Santa Catalina is a waiting' for me! Time to vaca!,
Marilyn Monroe photo by Milton H. Greene, Connecticut (1955)
Norma Jean on an aircraft assembly line. (1944) She wasn't yet vamping for the camera -- something she perfected later
Norma Jeane before becoming Marilyn Monroe
From a shy 20-year-old model in a cardigan known as Norma Jean Baker to a global star on Santa Monica Beach just three weeks before her death, more than 100 photos show her journey.