Marilyn Rita Silverstone
(March 9, 1929 – September 28, 1999) was an accomplished photo-journalist
and ordained Buddhist
nun.Martin, Douglas. New York Times.
October 4, 1999.Harrod, Horatia. "Telegraph (London). October 28, 2007.
The eldest daughter of Murray and Dorothy Silverstone was born in London. Her father, the son of Polish immigrants, rose to become Managing Director, and President, International, respectively, of United Artists
about the Derby," Daily Sketch
(London). June 2, 1938. and 20th-Century Fox
,Khan, Naseem. The Independent
(London). October 6, 1999. working with Charlie Chaplin
and other early movie stars in London; and the family returned to America just before the outbreak of war in Europe.Hillelson, John. Guardian,
October 2, 1999.
Marilyn grew up in Scarsdale, New York
. After graduating from Wellesley College
, she became an associate editor for Art News
, Industrial Design
, and Interiors
in the early 1950s. She moved to Italy to make documentary art films.<ref... Read More