Fact sheet About Jayne:
1. Born as Vera Jayne Palmer.
2. She wore a blonde wig; naturally a brunette.
3. Height: 5' 6¼".
4. Measurements: 46D-18-36, after having kids!
5. She had four children, Jayne Marie Mansfield, Mickey Jr Hargitay, Zoltan Hargitay, and Mariska Hargitay.
6. One of her daughters, Mariska Hargitay, plays Detective Olivia Benson on "Law & Order: SVU".
7. She had a very high IQ.
8. She attended the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Dallas, UCLA, and Southern Methodist University.
9. She spoke five languages, and was a classically trained pianist and violinist.
|Jayne Mansfield at the pink gates |
11. She had a heart shaped swimming pool. It used to have "I love you Jaynie" in mosaic on the floor of it built by her husband at the time, Mickey Hargitay.
12. She turned down the role of Ginger on Gilligan’s Island.
16. Jayne notoriously pulled publicity stunts by exposing her cleavage and fully exposing her boobs in "accidents".
17. She was a Playboy Playmate of the Month and appeared in the magazine several additional times.