Playboy to the end! How Hugh Hefner will be buried in LA cemetery plot next to his first magazine cover girl Marilyn Monroe after paying $75,000 for it in 1992
Hugh Hefner, the indelible face and spirit of Playboy magazine, will be laid to rest next to America's first playmate Marilyn Monroe following his death on Wednesday.
Hefner reserved the plot at Westwood Memorial Park in Los Angeles next to the movie star icon decades after her death in 1962, purchasing it for $75,000 in 1992, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Hefner died on Tuesday at the age of 91 from natural causes, according to a statement released by Playboy Enterprises.
男性杂志《花花公子》所属的公司Playboy Enterprises Inc.发声明，公布了消息：“花花公子”杂志创办人赫夫纳（Hugh Hefner）去世，享年91岁。并称他是自然死亡。
Hefner will join a number of Hollywood celebrities buried at the famous Los Angeles cemetery, including musician Roy Orbison, writer Truman Capote and iconic entertainer Dean Martin.
Hefner's son, Cooper Hefner, who is also the chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises, said: 'My father lived an exceptional and impactful life as a media and cultural pioneer and a leading voice behind some of the most significant social and cultural movements of our time in advocating free speech, civil rights and sexual freedom.He defined a lifestyle and ethos that lie at the heart of the Playboy brand, one of the most recognizable and enduring in history.He will be greatly missed by many, including his wife Crystal, my sister Christie and my brothers David and Marston, and all of us at Playboy Enterprises.'