Tab Hunter is an American actor famed for starring in such films as The Burning Hills, Battle Cry, and Gunman's Walk. Besides acting, he is also a professional singer who scored a worldwide hit with his version of the song Young Love, which spent several weeks at the number one position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1957. His other popular songs include Jealous Heart and Red Sails In The Sunset.
He is the son of Gertrude and Charles Kelm. Prior to his long-term relationship with Allan Glaser, he was romantically linked to a number of prominent figures, including singer and actor Anthony Perkins.
He was a figure skater during his teenage years.
He lied about his age when he was 15 years old so that he could enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard.
He confirmed he is gay in his bestselling 2006 autobiography Tab Hunter Confidential: The Making of a Movie Star.
He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
A lot has been written about Tony Perkins and myself and I figured, Let's get it straight. I had a relationship with Tony for two to three years, but those are only threads in the tapestry of my whole life.Tab Hunter
All the things that happen to people in the industry today, the actors, what they have to put up with, all the people wanting to know every single moment of their lives - I think it's really sad.Tab Hunter
I don't care whether people like me or dislike me. I'm not on earth to win a popularity contest. I'm here to be the best human being I possibly can be.Tab Hunter
I turned into a workaholic to the point of where my health was in jeopardy.Tab Hunter
Rock Hudson wasn't my type. He's a great guy and had a great sense of humor.Tab Hunter
was a famous American actor,
who was born on
July 11, 1931. As a person born on this date, Tab Hunter is listed in our database as the 18th
most popular celebrity for the day (July 11) and the 39th most popular for the year (1931).
People born on July 11
fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab.
Tab Hunter is the 688th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Tab Hunter's birthday, Tab Hunter is the 4302nd most famous American and ranks 484th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
In general, Tab Hunter ranks as the 7950th
most popular famous person, and the 1461st most popular actor of all time.
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