Marilyn Monroe’s ‘Happy Birthday Mr. President’ dress going up for auction


The dress Marilyn Monroe wore as she sang “Happy Birthday, Mr. President” to JFK in 1962 is on display at Mana Contemporary in New Jersey, but soon it could be yours. A visibly excited Martin Nolan of Julien’s Auctions tells TODAY the 2,500-bead dress is the “most iconic item we could ever bring to the auction block” and is expected to sell for more than $5 million.