5 Mysterious Facts About Marilyn Monroe

She Had A Tricky Relationship With Religion

2. She Had A Tricky Relationship With Religion

While her relationship with men was infamous, not many knew about her connection with religion. With a schizophrenic mother unfit to care for her, Marilyn lived in foster homes most of her adolescent period and was exposed early on to many religions.

After her devout Christian Scientist mother, she stayed in a Baptist foster home, with both experiences not sitting well with her. When friends would try to turn her to Christianity, she would counter back with psychoanalysis and facts. Eventually, she converted to Judaism and stuck with it until she passed.

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