Salvatore Mineo Jr. (1939 – 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, making him the fifth-youngest nominee in the category.
Mineo also starred in films such as Crime in the Streets, Giant (both 1956), Exodus (1960), for which he won a Golden Globe and received a second Academy Award nomination, The Longest Day (1962), John Ford’s final western Cheyenne Autumn, and Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971).
Sal Mineo was also known as a teen heartthrob after recording some hits and was a rising movie star who was killed at the age of 37.
These three items are original SAL MINEO FAN CLUB promo items from the 1950s. They include a great 8 by 10 inch color portrait with printed signature, a 5 1/2 by 7 inch color postcard of Sal in a suit and tie with printed signature, and the original SAL MINEO FAN CLUB tin lithographed pin / button with his color portrait at center. The pin measures 3 inches across. The tin back is stamped with the Union hallmark.
The photo and postcard have 'messages' from Sal, thanking the fan and inviting them to write again and how to get more photos of him.
These items are unused...straight from the official Sal Mineo Fan Club when they closed their doors.
Near mint condition.
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1950s SAL MINEO Fan Club Color Photo - Postcard - Tin Litho Pin Orig. Promo Items
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