Appeared in "Something About A Soldier" on Broadway. Ambassador Theatre.
1 Biographical Movie |
4 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Article |
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
No one ever said movies are for developing your range. Hardly anyone gets that opportunity. Which is why I think the stage is so good. It's less bread, but you can play different types, and you can initiate your own projects.
In 1957, at the height of Sal's fame, Bob Hope
announced on a TV special that all public schools in the Bronx would be closed the following day in honor of Sal Mineo's birthday. Hope meant this as a joke, but many youngsters in the Bronx 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 ...