Marilyn Monroe Santa Monica Beach, 1962
Having been one of the most famous people in the world, Marilyn Monroe is well-known to almost every person on this planet. Even long after her death, Monroe is still an iconic woman, who acts as a symbol of pop culture even in today’s world.
This picture, shot by George Barris in 1962 on Santa Monica beach is one of the last proper photoshoots Monroe partook in before her death in 1962. This image is not only beautiful but also depicts the playfulness that Monroe very much encapsulated.