September 7: The Marilyn Monroe JFK Dress Returns to Auction


Julien’s Auctions announced that the dress Marilyn Monroe wore as she sang “Happy Birthday” to President John F. Kennedy would be up for auction in November. From their press release: “The most iconic Marilyn Monroe object of all time will sell at Julien’s Auctions in Los Angeles. On November 17, 2016, Julien’s Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, will once again make history when it exclusively offers the Marilyn Monroe “Happy Birthday Mr. President” Jean Louis creation at auction. Julien’s Auctions, will give collectors and fans from around the globe one of the most awe-inspiring moments in auction history when the gavel comes down on the final bid for this remarkable object.”

It sold for a record setting $4,810,000.00.

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