Marilyn Monroe would be 86 if she were alive today. Her death has been a subject of conjecture for the last 50 years but not surprising considering the key witnesses that fateful night changed their stories. Time of death has never properly been established. Suicide and murder have never been ruled out. We recall the theories, the rumours and the possibilities of Marilyn's last night.
Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her bedroom on August 5th 1962 by her psychiatrist doctor Ralph Greenson. She was just 36 years old. The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office ruled the death as "acute barbiturate poisoning" and "probable suicide". However many people including the first police officer to arrive at the scene of the death believed she was murdered.
For fifty years conspiracy theories on Marilyn's death have been rampant. Various people have been implicated in her death from the Kennedys to the Mafia to the FBI...
Film: Death of Marilyn Monroe