Red lipstick, rose petals, heart break
I was his Marilyn Monroe
Brown eyes, tuxedo, fast cars
A James Dean on the low
Marilyn Monroe was found dead in the bedroom of her Brentwood home on August 5, 1962. There has been much debate about the cause of her death, the two most prominent theories are that it was suicide or murder. Her death was ruled to be caused by acute barbiturate poisoning. She was 36 at the time.
James Dean died in a head on car collision on September 30, 1955. After the collision happened Dean (along with Rolf Wütherich, his mechanic who he was travelling with) was taken to the Paso Robles War Memorial Hospital, 28 miles away. Dean was pronounced dead on arrival at 6:20 p.m.
Even though things started out perfect, such as at the 2008 Grammy awards. However, similarly to the careers led by Monroe and Dean, a tragedy was not far off. Though not on the same scale as their deaths, their tragedy occured when Brown physically abused Rihanna, drawing much criticism toward him. Although Rihanna has since forgiven him, with the two being close again, it is still a topic which Brown is frequently reminded about, and will likely have a lasting impact on him for the rest of his life.
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