Mariska Hargitay pays tribute to Mother Jayne Mansfield, 55th anniversary of her death


It has been 55 Jahre since. Jayne Mansfield was tragically killedAt 34 years old, she was involved in a car accident. Her daughter was also present on June 29, 1967. Law & Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay, We took a moment this week in memory of the sad anniversary. “We live to love you more each day,”Hargitay captioned a picture of her mother. Hargitay captioned a photo of her mother.

Hargitay was also in the car at the time of the accident, and she was seated in the backseat with her siblings, Mickey Jr., 8 years old, and Zoltan (6 years old), as they traveled from Mississippi through New Orleans. Ronnie Harrison, Mansfield’s boyfriend, and Samuel S. Brody, Mansfield’s lawyer were also in the car.

Harrison crashed into the rear end of a tractor-trailer that he couldn’t see due to an insecticide dust cloud. Mansfield suffered traumatic head trauma and the three adults in front of him died instantly. Despite urban legends about the incident, she was not executed.

Hargitay is the second husband of Mansfield’s second wife, former Mr. Universe Mickey Hargitay. Mansfield discovered she was pregnant after their divorce. The SVU actress was born. California declared it valid because the unwed mother was not considered a Hollywood star.

Fans were extremely supportive Law & Ordericon’s post. Some commenters noted that Mansfield lives on through Hargitay, and that she is proud of her daughter’s achievements. She isn’t making the same mistakes Mansfield did at the end of her career.

Hargitay spoke out about how her mother’s passing impacted her life. She also spoke to Glamour 2021 about the lessons that she learned from this tragedy. “I think I learned about crisis very young, and I learned very young that s- happens and there’s no guarantees, and we keep going. And then we transform it,”Hargitay said. “That’s been kind of my superpower, and the gift of having trauma early in life. I’ve spent the last 50-how old am I?-57, so 54 years sort of trying to figure out what happened and why, and what am I supposed to do with it?”

She hasn’t been afraid to be open about her emotional journey. Learning early how she coped with loss was not easy, but it allowed for greater understanding. Hargitay’s passing brought mother and daughter together in spirit. In 2013, her mother’s walk of fame star was added to the list..