Joe Dimaggio: Trivia And At Least A Few Facts About Him You Didn't Know 

By | March 5, 2020

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Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe kiss following their marriage ceremony in a judge's chambers in San Francisco, California, January 14, 1954. Credit: Bettman / Contributor via Getty Images

Joe DiMaggio, the Yankee Clipper -- the facts of his New York Yankees baseball career are well known. Simply, he was one of the best to play the game. But what about the man, Joe DiMaggio, New York man about town, Marilyn Monroe's husband, the son of immigrant fisherman from the opposite coast? Here's some trivia about Joe DiMaggio you might not know.

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They looked the part but the couple was never meant to be (thrillist)

Joe DiMaggio stands in a long line of Yankee greats alongside Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra, and many many more. During his time as a Yankee legend, all doors in glitzy and glamorous New York City were open to him. Despite the red carpet welcome wherever DiMaggio went, Joe lived a simple life. He just wanted to play baseball and live the happy married domestic life with Marilyn Monroe. Here’s everything you didn’t know about The Yankee Clipper.