(1951) Stage: Appeared (as "Salvatore"; billed as Salvatore Mineo) in "The Rose Tattoo" on Broadway
. Drama. Written by Tennessee Williams
. Incidental music by David Diamond. Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
. Costume Design by Rose Bogdanoff
. Lighting Design by Charles Elson
. Directed by Daniel Mann
1 Biographical Movie
3 Print Biographies
1 Magazine Cover Photo
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
 I'll never be mistaken for Pat Boone
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...
The Switchblade Kid