Jayne Mansfield Biography (1933-1967)

Original name, Vera Jayne Palmer; born April 19, 1933, in Bryn Mawr, PA; diedof injuries from a car accident, June 29, 1967, near New Orleans, LA; daughter of Herbert (an attorney and politician) and Vera (a kindergarten teacher;maiden name, Jeffrey) Palmer; married Paul Mansfield, January 28 (some sources say May 10), 1950 (divorced, January 8, 1958); married Mickey Hargitay (a bodybuilder), January 13, 1958 (divorced, January 24, 1964); married Matt Cimber (a director), September 24, 1964 (separated, July, 1966); children: (firstmarriage) Jayne Marie; (second marriage) Micklos, Zoltan, Mariska (an actress); (third marriage) Antonio Raphael Ottaviano.

Mansfield's life was portrayed in the television movie, The Jayne Mansfield Story, which was aired by CBS in 1980.

Birth Details
April 19, 1933
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Death Details
June 29, 1967
near New Orleans

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