Born on April 9, 1926, in Chicago, as Hugh Marston Hefner. He is known for bringing out the adult entertainment magazine 'Playboy’ in the year 1960. Hugh featured Marilyn Monroe in his first issue who was known for playing 'blonde bombshell' characters and known for becoming a famous sex symbol of the 1950s. Playboy turned out to be a multi-million dollar enterprise often contributing groundbreaking sex and nudity stories for the cover.
In the year 1949, he married Mildred Williams and divorced her in 1959 having two children out of this wedlock. Then, it was in 1989 July, the celebrity married Kimberley Conrad and stayed with her until March 2010. And then this marriage did not work out either, and they headed for a split. Out of this marriage, he had two children.
Till his last breath, he, however, continued with his third wife, Crystal Hefner, but he was famous for appearing with numerous girlfriends in public. He is known for his universal style of attending any press meet with wearing a smoking jacket. He was such an influential person in Hollywood that he could demolish Mont Clare Theatre in Chicago. He graduated from the University of Illinois.
He starred in the movie 'Hop,’ which is a 3D action and animated movie from Universal Pictures. In the year 2009, he featured himself in the comedy movie 'Miss March’ that released in 2009. He appeared in the reality show ‘The Girls Next Door' which aired on E! Channel from August 7, 2005, until August 8, 2010. Kevin Burns and Hugh Hefner were the creators of the series.
He had an early sign of journalistic talent, and this could be understood when he was a high school student ass he floated a newspaper. He also created a comic book that catered to youngsters. Even in this semester, he took up Sociology to do sex research for an institute established by Alfred Kinsey.
He, later on, became a copy editor for Esquire magazine. After this encounter in journalism, he floated his own magazine ‘Playboy.’ He is still remembered as the persona of Playboy magazine. Hugh Hefner passed away on September 27, 2017, in California. He was 91 years old.