A city of northeast-central Louisiana east of Shreveport. Started in 1785, it really is an industrial center. Population: 51,600.
Monroe, Harriet 1860-1936. American poet whom founded and edited (1912-1936) Poetry, an influential mag which works of Marianne Moore, Wallace Stevens, and William Carlos Williams, and others, were very first posted.
Monroe, James 1758-1831. The 5th President for the united states of america (1817-1825), whoever management was marked by the acquisition of Florida (1819), the Missouri Compromise (1820), by which Missouri had been announced a slave condition, and also the occupation regarding the Monroe Doctrine (1823), declaring U.S. resistance to European interference inside Americas.
Monroe, Marilyn Originally Norma Jean Baker. 1926-1962. American celebrity noted on her behalf roles in films such Some Like It Hot (1959) together with Misfits (1961) as well as for the woman tragic demise.
Monroe, William Smith Referred To As "Bill.” 1911-1996. United states guitarist, singer, and songwriter commonly thought to be the daddy of bluegrass.