Marilyn Monroe’s Prayer Book Up For Auction

Marilyn Monroe’s Prayer Book Up For Auction

CEDARHURST, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A small book with a simple white binding is getting global buzz. Called a siddur in Hebrew, it’s a prayer book that belonged to Marilyn Monroe. Monroe converted to Judaism when she married one of America’s most famous playwrights,...
Marilyn Monroe’s Jewish prayer book is being put up for auction

Marilyn Monroe’s Jewish prayer book is being put up for auction

NEW YORK (JTA) — An item that belonged to Marilyn Monroe is being put up for auction and it’s not quite what you’d expect. Next month, one lucky fan of the late actress will be able to acquire a Jewish prayer book, or siddur, that she owned. The cream-colored book,...