Mickey Rooney (I) (1920–2014)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer



Photos

  • Jackie Gleason and Mickey Rooney in Requiem for a Heavyweight (1962)
  • Mickey Rooney and Leo Gordon in Baby Face Nelson (1957)
  • Mickey Rooney, Cecilia Parker, and Lewis Stone in Andy Hardy's Double Life (1942)
  • Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Lana Turner, and Ann Rutherford in Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938)
  • Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Lana Turner, and Ann Rutherford in Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938)
  • Mickey Rooney in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

According to one story, Mickey Mouse was named for Rooney. Walt Disney saw a young Rooney while he was working on the first drawings of what was to become Mickey Mouse. He asked the child actor what he thought of the drawings and also asked what his...


Quotes

There may be a little snow on the mountain, but there's a lot of fire in the furnace.


Trademark

Best known in his youth for playing Andy Hardy with Judy Garland as the female lead or supporting character in three Hardy Family films, as well as pairing up with Garland in a series of cheerfully naive musicals that usually ended with the ...


Nickname

The Mick


Star Sign

Libra

Personal Details

Born

Joseph Yule Jr.

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

Died

(age 93)
North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)

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