38 Rare Photos from Marilyn Monroe's Turbulent Marriages

The glamour and the heartache.

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Revisit Monroe's tumultuous relationships with husbands James Dougherty, Joe DiMaggio, and Arthur Miller.

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1942

Monroe's first marriage, to high school sweetheart James Dougherty, when she was 16.

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1943

Monroe and Dougherty during their first year of marriage.

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1943

Dougherty and Monroe on Catalina Island, where he was stationed for boot camp. They divorced in 1946.

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1954

Monroe and Yankee star Joe DiMaggio pictured after marrying at city hall in San Francisco on January 14, 1954.

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1954

Monroe and DiMagio kiss in the judge's chambers at San Francisco City Hall on their wedding day.

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1954

They dated for two years before marrying.

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1954

At El Morocco, a nightclub in New York City.

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1954

Leaving from Idlewild Airport (now JFK).

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At the airport during their honeymoon.

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Monroe announced her divorce from DiMaggio on October 6, 1954, 274 days after their wedding. She cited "mental cruelty" as her reason for filing.

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1961

Monroe and DiMaggio remained friends; she visited him in Tampa in 1961 while he was coaching at Yankees spring training.

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1956

Monroe married playwright Arthur Miller on June 29, 1956.

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1956

At the house Monroe rented in Englefield Green in England during the filming of The Prince and the Showgirl.

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1956

At an event at Leicester Square in London.

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1956

At Miller's home in Roxbury, Connecticut

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On their way to Connecticut.

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