• Born date: 1926-01-06
  • Born in: Hungary
  • Death date: 2006-09-14
  • Death in: United states
Mickey Hargitay

Miklós "Mickey" Hargitay (/ˈhɑrɡɨteɪ/; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈmikloːʃ ˈhɒrgitɒj]; January 6, 1926 – September 14, 2006) was an actor and Mr. Universe 1955. Born in Budapest, Hungary, he was married to Jayne Mansfield, and the father of actress Mariska Hargitay. During their marriage, Hargitay and Mansfield made four movies together, Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), The Loves of Hercules (1960), Promises! Promises! (1963), and L'Amore Primitivo (1964).