Appeared in "The King and I" on Broadway.
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
If I'd understood back then that a guy could be in love with another one, it would have happened. But I didn't come to that realization for a few more years and then it was too late for Jimmy [James Dean
] and me.
In 1957, at the height of his fame, Bob Hope
announced on a TV special that all public schools in Brooklyn would be closed the following day in honor of Sal Mineo's birthday. Hope meant this as a joke, but many youngsters in Brooklyn took it seriously, and there was record absenteeism in the borough's public schools the following day. Hope ultimately issued a public retraction and urged kids to ...