Tab Hunter was a teen heartthrob in the 1950s. For the record, Hunter has appeared in more than 50 films, co-starring with such screen favorites as Natalie Wood, Sophia Loren, Lana Turner, Rita Hayworth, Gary Cooper, Robert Mitchum and John Wayne. In 1957 Hunter also had a hit recording with “Young Love.”

Tab Hunter is an American actor, singer, and author who has starred in over 40 films.

Tab Hunter with Russian ballet dancer Rudolf Khametovich Nureyev, 1960s

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Tab Hunter & Anthony Perkins. Hitchcock new Perkins was gay, & used that feeling of being an outsider to advantage in PSYCHO. Vintage Gay couples have always been there (please follow minkshmink on pinterest)

Tab Hunter & Anthony Perkins were lovers for a time in the but they had to go to great lengths to keep it secret. See how nervous they look together.

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Hunter was born Arthur Kelm on July 11, 1931 in New York City, to Gertrude (Gelien) and Charles Kelm. His mother was a German (Catholic) immigrant, and his father was Jewish. Following his parents' divorce, Hunter grew up in California with his mother, older brother Walter, and maternal grandparents, Ida (Sonnenfleth) and John Henry Gelien. His mother changed her sons' surnames to her maiden name, Gelien.

Tab Hunter enlisted in the Coast Guard at age 15 (he lied about his age) and so served just after World War II.

TAB HUNTER: "The collegiate man in tennis point shirt to which a pin has been…

TAB HUNTER: "The collegiate man in tennis point shirt to which a pin has been added, holding the rep tie elegantly in place." Text & image from Hollywood & the Ivy Look. By Graham Marsh & Tony Nourmand.

1955. James and Tab Hunter on the set of Rebel Without a Cause.

James Dean and Tab Hunter. Oh, how I'd love to be the filling in that sandwich cookie; they can just pretend I'm not there, I don't care, that's fine.

lgbt-history-archive: “ Tab Hunter (born Arthur Andrew Kelm) (b. July 11, 1931), c. 1955. Tab Hunter, who turns eighty-five today, secured his status as a gay icon many times over. In September 1955, as Hunter skyrocketed to fame based largely on his...

lgbt-history-archive: “ Tab Hunter (born Arthur Andrew Kelm) (b. July c. Tab Hunter, who turns eighty-five today, secured his status as a gay icon many times over. In September as Hunter skyrocketed to fame based largely on his.

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