Norma Jean Dougherty, Also Known As…
Norma Jean Dougherty is the subject of this photo, which was taken in 1943 when she was 17 years old. Whoever took this photo probably had no idea that the young woman in front of them would go on to become one of the best known people in the world. She would later become better known to the world as Marilyn Monroe.
A Young Johnny Carson
Johnny Carson is considered by many to have been one of the best late-night talk show hosts. He was the host of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson from 1962 until 1992. Here he is pictured when he was just 15 years old, long before before his impressive TV career took off.