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FILE - In this 1955 publicity photo, actress Marilyn Monroe is shown as the girl upstairs in director Billy Wilder's "The Seven Year Itch." The bombshell actress continues to be a successful celebrity brand even 50 years after she died, with a new digital emphasis to complement the wealth of photos, fashion, films and other cultural touchstones she left behind. (AP Photo, File)

FILE - In this 1955 publicity photo, actress Marilyn Monroe is shown as the girl upstairs in director Billy Wilder's "The Seven Year Itch." The bombshell actress continues to be a successful celebrity brand even 50 years after she died, with a new digital emphasis to complement the wealth of photos, fashion, films and other cultural touchstones she left behind. (AP Photo, File)

Marilyn Monroe: A life in pictures

August 5th marked the 50th Anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death at the tender age of 36--here we take a look back at some memorable moments in the iconic star's life.