Salvatore Mineo Jr. (January 10, 1939 – February 12, 1976) was an American actor, singer and director. Mineo is best known for his Academy Award-nominated performance as John "Plato" Crawford opposite James Dean in the film Rebel Without a Cause (1955). Mineo also received a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination for his supporting role in Exodus (1960). A 1950s teen idol, Mineo's acting career declined in his adult years. He was murdered in 1976.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 10th, 1939 (New York City), Died February 12th, 1976 (West Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1964
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||115116||8/5/1964||Why don't you love me||Sal Mineo||vocalist|
|Decca||115117||8/5/1964||The girl across the way||Sal Mineo||vocalist|
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