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Mickey Hargitay Fast Facts:
Fled his native Hungary for the U.S. in 1947 in order to escape the Soviet military draft.
Won the National Amateur BodyBuilders Association's Mr. Universe title in 1955.
When actress Jayne Mansfield saw him in Mae West's New York nightclub act, she reportedly told a waiter at the club, "I'll have a steak and the man on the left." The two married in 1958.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, a fellow former bodybuilder, played him in the 1980 TV-movie
The Jayne Mansfield Story
Final acting appearance was a guest-starring role on a 2003 episode of NBC's
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
, opposite his daughter, series star Mariska Hargitay.
Was inducted into the Muscle Beach Venice Bodybuilding Hall of Fame in May 2006.
Mickey Hargitay Relationships:
Ellen Siano Hargitay - Wife
Ferenc Hargitay - Father
Maria Rothsischer Hargitay - Mother
Jayne Mansfield - Ex-wife
Eva Nemeth - Sister
Eddie Hargitay - Brother
Mary Birge - Ex-wife
Miklós "Mickey" Hargitay Jr. - Son
Zoltan Hargitay - Son
Tina Hargitay West - Daughter
Mariska Hargitay - Daughter
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