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Sal Mineo

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

Recordings

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  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mineo, Sal," accessed May 12, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/331829.

Mineo, Sal. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 12, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/331829.

"Mineo, Sal." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 12 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/331829

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