Category: Joe Dimaggio

Tearful Marilyn Monroe in passenger seat of car beside her lawyer Jerry Giesler after announcing her divorce to baseball great Joe DiMaggio. October 1st, 1954 Ph. George Silk

Joe DiMaggio, Victor Borge, Anita Bryant, Muhammad Ali, Rosa Parks, and Donald Trump pose for a photograph after receiving the Ellis Island Medal of Honor October 27, 1986 in New York City. 

80 Americans from 42 ethnic groups were named as recipients of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor by the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation. The medals were presented to the recipients at a ceremony on Ellis Island, the day before the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the Statue of Liberty. This was the final event of the 1986 Liberty Centennial observances.

(Photo by Yvonne Hemsey)

Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio at El Morocco in New York City on September 12, 1954.

[Original Caption] Actress Marilyn Monroe and her husband Joe Dimaggio are show at El Morocco having dinner together this evening. Marilyn came to New York to shoot a couple of scenes for a movie and planned to fly back to Hollywood, when Hurricane Edna interfered. Former Yankee star Dimaggio flew into New York today to spend the weekend with his wife.

Marilyn Monroe in her dressing room at 20th Century Fox Studios on April 15, 1954.

(Original Caption) At the request of curious newsmen, Marilyn Monroe removes the belt of her tight, orange, knot dress as she returns to work at Twentieth Century Fox Studios, April 15. She announced that she and Joe Dimaggio, her new husband, want to have a family ’ As soon as possible.’ ‘I’m not yet, but I want to be. Pregnant, I mean.’ She said she and Joe will live in his San Francisco home and will rent a house in Hollywood while she is making pictures.