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MARILYN MONROE IMPERSONATOR FOUND DEAD

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A 24-year-old British model who made a career out of impersonating Marilyn Monroe has been found dead in circumstances similar to the death of the Hollywood actress.

A lodger found the nude body of Kay Kent dead on her bed Monday night in a row house in this town 34 miles southeast of London, authorities said. Sleeping tablets were found near the body.Miss Kent earned $90,000 a year, mostly from TV and restaurant and store advertising, by serving as a double for the film star.

Monroe was found dead in her bungalow near Hollywood in 1962 with an empty bottle of sleeping tablets beside her.