Gordon Mitchell
Date of Birth
Jul 25, 1923
Birth Place:
Denver, CO

Biography

Gordon Mitchell was one of that group of body builders-turned-actors who achieved cinematic fame during the 1960s, specializing in European sword-and-sandal films. Born Charles Allen Pendleton in Denver, CO, he was raised in Inglewood, CA, in the wake of his parents' divorce. He developed an interest in body building as a boy in Denver, having to contend with bigger, tougher kids, and found that...