Jack Stang

Oct 29, 1923


A former police officer from Newburgh, New York, Jack Stang was the real-life prototype for author Mickey Spillane's famed fictional detective Mike Hammer. Stang met Spillane in 1946 and with him began a long friendship that resulted in Stang's occasionally playing small parts in films and television shows adapted from Spillane's work.


Jack Stang Videos

Ring Of Fear
3 minutes 9 seconds

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