Sal Mineo bio

Birth Name: Salvatore Mineo, Jr.

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: The Bronx, NY

Date Of Birth: January 10, 1939

Date Of Death: February 12, 1976

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Sal Mineo was born on the 10th of January, 1939. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. He co-starred with James Dean in Rebel without a Cause. His performance in the film earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He was killed in 1976 at the age of 37.

Sal Mineo was born in The Bronx, NY. He debuted as a stage actor on The Rose Tattoo, a play by Tennessee Williams. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his role as Dov Landau in Exodus.

Sal Mineo was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Sal Mineo was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Salvatore Mineo, Jr. is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Sal Mineo’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sal Mineo’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sal Mineo kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sal Mineo was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Salvatore Mineo, Jr.
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Sal Mineo was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Sal Mineo was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Sal Mineo had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Sal Mineo’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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