An Appreciation: Mickey Rooney had gumption and grit
Everyone knows Mickey Rooney, but who really remembers the extent of his success? How many ... have changed in the interim. Rooney wasn't just any teenager either. He was brash, exuberant, unstoppable, the kind of kid Americans once upon a time liked ...
How Mickey Rooney showed America its heart
(CNN)-- Mickey Rooney, who died Sunday at 93, may have been the most unusual major star in the history ... In fact, unlike today, there weren't many child actors at all. Only Shirley Temple and Deanna Durbin could begin to rival him. Then there was his ...
Mickey Rooney, Hollywood Legend, Dead At 93
Legendary actor Mickey Rooney died Sunday ... He and his most recent wife, Jan Chamberlin, separated in June 2012. "I've been married so many times, I'm the only guy you know that has a marriage license made out 'to whom it may concern,'" Rooney once ...
An icon's other legacy: The many wives of Mickey Rooney
A native of the storied coastal city of Charleston, South Carolina, Julie Sprankles has been a ... engagement, Rooney wed the 17-year-old Miss Alabama. By all accounts, the four-year marriage — which resulted in two children, Mickey Rooney Jr. and ...
Mickey Rooney Dead or Alive? Coroner Confirms Actor's Death to Natural Causes at 93
Rooney has been married eight times including his most controversial matrimony to sex siren Ava Gardner. "I've been married so many times, I'm the only guy you know that has a marriage license made out 'to whom it may concern,'" Mickey Rooney once said.