Celebrating Madonna: The Queen of Pop's 50 Most Iconic Moments
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'Material Girl' Video (1985)
When: February 1, 1985
What: Madonna channeled Marilyn Monroe in her "Material Girl" video. Gently borrowing from Monroe's appearance in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, the very blond Madonna dressed up in diamonds and furs and danced with a crew of men in tuxedos – but ended the video riding off into the sunset in a beat-up pick-up.