Marilyn Monroe's funeral..... sad fact: marilyn was set to remarry dimaggio right before her death, actually the day of her funeral was to have been the date of her re-marriage to joe ... 8/8/62. hes quoted saying "instead of kissing you at the alter, i kissed you in your casket." so sad.
newseum: On August 5, 1962, the 36-year-old actress Marilyn Monroe was found dead at home in Los Angeles. Her death was ruled a “probably suicide” by L.A. police. Widely publicized reports indicated she was found in the nude, face down on her bed with a telephone in hand with empty pill bottles nearby.