Playboy founder, Hugh Hefner, passed Wednesday night, September 27th from natural causes. The icon will be getting a happy ending next to Marilyn Monroe according to People.
Hef reportedly bought the plot next to Monroe’s at Westwood Village Memorial Park in Los Angeles 25 years ago for $75,000.
Monroe graced the inaugural cover of the 1953 edition of the pioneering periodical.“For the first time in any magazine FULL COLOR the famous MARILYN MONROE NUDE,” the cover read. Monroe was a huge star at the time, but gave Hef nudes she took a few years back for $500, and became the “Sweetheart of the Month”, which is now known as “Playmate of the Month”.
Hef was 91 years old. RIP.