Sal Mineo

Sal Mineo
1939 - 1976
Sal Mineo  American Actor

Sal Mineo dating history


Sal Mineo was in relationships with Courtney Burr (1970 - 1976), Tuesday Weld (1961), Jill Haworth (1960), Bobby Sherman, Montgomery Clift and Peter Lawford.

Sal Mineo had an encounter with James Dean (1955).

Sal Mineo is rumoured to have hooked up with Natalie Wood.


American Actor Sal Mineo was born Salvatore Mineo, Jr. on 10th January, 1939 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 12th Feb 1976 West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA aged 37. He is most remembered for his role as John "Plato" Crawford in the drama film Rebel Without a Cause (1955), which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor at age 17, making him the fifth-youngest nominee in the category. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Sal Mineo is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners and American male singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating6 6 years 1 year 1 month
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total8 6 years 9 months, 24 days 1 month


First Name Salvatore
Last Name Mineo Jr.
Full Name at Birth Salvatore Mineo, Jr.
Alternative Name Sal Mineo, The Switchblade Kid, The Latin Lover
Birthday 10th January, 1939
Birthplace The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Died 12th February, 1976
Place of Death West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Murdered (stab wound to the heart)
Buried Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, New York, USA
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Christopher Columbus High School
Occupation Text Actor, singer, director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame his role as John "Plato" Crawford in the drama film Rebel Without a Cause (1955), which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor at age 17, making him the fifth-youngest nominee in the category
Year(s) Active 1955 - 1976, 1951–1976
Official Websites,,

Salvatore Mineo Jr. (January 10, 1939 – February 12, 1976) was an American actor, singer, and director. He is best known for his role as John "Plato" Crawford in the drama film Rebel Without a Cause (1955), which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor at age 17, making him the fifth-youngest nominee in the category.

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Partner Comparison

Sal Mineo37 CapricornActor
Courtney Burr-Actor
Tuesday Weld80 VirgoActress
Jill Haworth65 LeoActress
James Dean24 AquariusActor
Peter Lawford61 VirgoActor
Bobby Sherman80 CancerActor
Montgomery Clift45 LibraActor
Natalie Wood43 CancerActress


Ellery Queen1975James DanelloTV Show
Joe Forrester1975ParmaTV Show
S.W.A.T.1975Joey Hopper, RoyTV Show
Sonic Boom1974SubjectShort Film
Griff1973President Gamal ZakiTV Show
Harry O1973Broker, Walter ScheererTV Show
Police Story1973Fobbes, StippyTV Show
Tenafly1973Jerry FarmerTV Show
The Family Rico1972Nick RicoTV Movie
Escape from the Planet of the Apes1971MiloMovie
In Search of America1971NickTV Movie
Police Surgeon1971JimmyTV Show
How to Steal an Airplane1971Luis OrtegaTV Movie
Columbo1971Rachman HabibTV Show
Dan August1970Mort DownesTV Show
The Challengers1970Angel de AngeloTV Movie
80 Steps to Jonah1969Jerry TaggartMovie
The Immortal1969TsinnajinniTV Show
Krakatoa: East of Java1968LeoncavalloMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968Bobby George, Eddie CordellTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Sheldon, Wade HillaryTV Show
Stranger on the Run1967George BlaylockTV Movie
Mission: Impossible1966Mel BrackenTV Show
The Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones1966Bobby Jack WilkesTV Movie
The Greatest Story Ever Told1965UriahMovie
Who Killed Teddy Bear1965Larry ShermanMovie
Run for Your Life1965TonioTV Show
Court Martial1965Lt. Tony BianchiTV Show
Mona McCluskey1965Jim StantonTV Show
Cheyenne Autumn1964Red ShirtMovie
Burke's Law1963Lew DixonTV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963DoctoroffTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963ErnieTV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963Billy ArcherTV Show
The Patty Duke Show1963Sal MineoTV Show
Escape from Zahrain1962AhmedMovie
The Longest Day1962Pvt. MartiniMovie
Combat!1962Larry Kogan, Marcel Paulon, VinnickTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Carlos MendozaTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961CokeTV Show
Cry Vengeance!1961AndreaTV Movie
Exodus1960Dov LandauMovie
My Three Sons1960Jim BellTV Show
The Gene Krupa Story1959Gene KrupaMovie
A Private's Affair1959Luigi J. MaresiMovie
Tonka1958White BullMovie
The Ann Sothern Show1958Nicky SilveroTV Show
Pursuit1958Richie RogartTV Show
Dino1957Dino MinettaMovie
The DuPont Show of the Month1957AladdinTV Show
The Young Don't Cry1957Leslie HendersonMovie
Crime in the Streets1956Angelo GioiaMovie
Giant1956Angel Obregón IIMovie
Rock, Pretty Baby1956Angelo BarratoMovie
Somebody Up There Likes Me1956RomoloMovie
Rebel Without a Cause1955Plato CrawfordMovie
Six Bridges to Cross1955Jerry Florea - as a BoyMovie
The Private War of Major Benson1955Cadet Colonel Sylvester DusikMovie
Screen Directors Playhouse1955Charles MonetTV Show
The Alcoa Hour1955Tommy AngeloTV Show
Climax!1954MiguelTV Show
Janet Dean, Registered Nurse1954Jose GarciaTV Show
Omnibus1952Guard's Brother (segment "Salome"), Paco (segment "The Capital of the World" 2), Senor Cortez (segment "Famous America Boyhoods")TV Show
Goodyear Playhouse1951TV Show
Hallmark Hall of Fame1951Charles, LesTV Show
Frontiers of Faith1951TV Show
Big Town1950TV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948Dino ManettaTV Show
Kraft Theatre1947Tony RussoTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

sarfarazFeb 15, 2010

hi frnd

mrsjamesdean44Mar 17, 2009

Well according to this site James Dean has dated everyone he costarred with, which isn`t true. Sal admitted to being in love with Jimmy but he admitted they never dated.

Barrette01Jan 15, 2009

Sal Mineo was a great actor and a beautiful man who was taken from us all too soon.

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