Explore Ella Fitzgerald, Jazz Club, and more!

Marilyn Monroe & Ella Fitzgerald. In Ella’s own words….”I owe Marilyn a real debt…. because of her I played the Mocambo, a very popular nightclub in the 1950s. She personally called the owner of the Mocambo and told him she wanted me booked immediately and if he would do it, she would take a front table every night. And it was true... She did..." Two brilliant women here.

MARILYN MONROE~Ella Fitzgerald wanted to play at Mocambo, a very popular club in the but they wouldn’t book her because she was black. Marilyn Monroe called the owner & said she would sit at the front table every night Ella sang. And she did.

Marilyn photographed with Betty Grable and Lucille Ball at a 1953 movie premiere. - @welovemarilyn | Webstagram

Clockwise From Top Left: Darryl Zanuck, Marilyn Monroe, Walter Winchell, Jimmy McHugh, Lucille Ball Betty Grable

All a girl really wants is for one guy to prove to her that they are not all the same.

A girl just wants to feel like she is the only one for a guy. Gosh Marilyn Monroe was so gorgeous. I love her!

:-) I agree Miss Marilyn. I agree.

Inspiring Quotes About Life : Marilyn Monroe quotes free printable "everyone's a star" *********. - Hall Of Quotes