Agence France-PresseJune 27, 2013 17:09
US fashion photographer Bert Stern, famous for his photos of Marilyn Monroe taken six weeks before her death, has died in New York, his partner told AFP on Thursday. He was 83.
"Bert Stern passed yesterday, Wednesday," Shannah Laumeister said in a brief email.
During a career of more than 50 years, he photographed some of the world's most beautiful women, also including Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren and Brigitte Bardot.