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Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX

Marilyn Monroe in 1962 at LAX

March 2, 1962: Marilyn Monroe steps from Mexicana Comet Jet after arriving at Los Angeles International Airport from Mexico City.

Los Angeles Times staff photographer George Fry caught up with Monroe as she returned from a 10-day vacation in Mexico. Monroe posed for several photos at the aircraft, then with an unidentified customs agent.

The photo above was published in the March 3, 1962, Los Angeles Times with this caption:

Marilyn Monroe arrives in Los Angeles after jet trip from vacation in Mexico, and refuses to comment on rumors that she will be rewed to first husband Joe DiMaggio.

March 2, 1962: Marilyn Monroe poses with unidentified customs agent after arriving at LAX from Mexico City. Credit: George Fry/Los Angeles Times.

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