On This Day: 14 January 1954

In 1954, screen icon Marilyn Monroe married baseball star Joe DiMaggio in San Francisco. (Jan. 14)

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- Now a romance that has thrilled millions. The marriage of beautiful Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. And there's no surprise in the fact that it attracted a record crowd to the San Francisco court where the ceremony was performed. Both bride and groom are very bright stars in their own right, and now, after congratulations, they were off on their honeymoon.

The girl who starred in "How to Marry a Millionaire" gave another starring performance in How to Marry a Baseball Hero. Nice work, Marilyn, and the same to you, Joe.

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