Marilyn & Joe photographed by John Vachon, 1953.
Marilyn and Joe in 1953.
HISTORY MEME | 2 out of 7 pairings | Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio
"Before the casket was closed, Joe bent over, weeping openly as he kissed Marilyn. “I love you my darling- I love you” he said, placing a nosegay of pink roses in her hands. Henceforward for twenty years, flowers would be delivered weekly from Joe to her burial place- just as he has promised Marilyn when she told him of William Powell’s pledge to the dying Jean Harlow."
Marilyn & Joe at the premiere of The Seven Year Itch, 1955