Marilyn, Queen Featured on Proof Coin

Marilyn and Queen Elizabeth II – who were both born in 1926, and met in 1956 – will appear on this limited edition, 2012 Marilyn Monroe™ 1 oz Silver Proof Coin, soon to be released by The Perth Mint of Australia, reports Coin Update.

2012 marks 60 years since the Queen’s coronation, and 50 years since Marilyn died.