Most People Don’t Know About Marilyn Monroe’s Stint As Miss Mississippi        

Mississippi is no stranger to the big screen. Over the years, several movies, including The Client, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, and The Help, have been shot in the Magnolia State. The state’s Hollywood ties don’t end there, though. There are several movies that may not have been filmed in Mississippi, but are set in the state – and that’s exactly the case with We’re Not Married. The romantic comedy from decades ago stars Marilyn Monroe, whose character is crowned Miss Mississippi in the film. Take a look:

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Watch as Marilyn Monroe is crowned Miss Mississippi in the video below.

So, did you know about Marilyn Monroe playing Miss Mississippi on the big screen? Ever watched this classic movie? Know of another obscure historic fact about the Magnolia State? Tell us in the comments section.

This isn’t the only interesting historical tidbit about Mississippi. Read about another here.

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