Sal Mineo



Salvatore \"Sal\" Mineo, Jr. (January 10, 1939 – February 12, 1976 - (aged 37)), was an American film and theatre actor, known for his performance as John \"Plato\" Crawford opposite James Dean in the film Rebel Without a Cause (1955). He was twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for his roles in Rebel Without a Cause and Exodus (1960).