He's famously suffered an up and down career, with him previously saying he'd "accepted that his big-budget movie days were over".
He even designed his wife's wedding ring of diamonds and rubies.
The pair was happily married for eight years, until in 1989 when the couple decided to get divorced.
Model turned actress Carre was just 20, when she first met Mickey on the sets of her debut film, Despite everything, Carre was still not happy as she revealed in an interview back in 2011.
The then actress confessed that her relationship with the actor was very depressing and troublesome as he was jealous, insecure and angry all the time.
In an interview with uk, Mickey's ex-wife, Debra revealed all the details about Mickey unknown past and their marriage.
She confessed how this tough looking guy was, in fact, a terrified neurotic and phobic person who wanted much love, care, and security.I had five operations on my nose and one on a smashed cheekbone," he added back in 2009. - is best known for starring in the likes of 1982 comedy-drama Diner, Rumble Fish, Angel Heart and The Rainmaker.The star - who had trained as a boxer in his early years - also left acting for a while to continue the sport professionally.Although he's rarely seen in the movies nowadays, he has made a mark in the film industry and let's not forget to mention that he's a boxing legend.Although his professional career has climbed sky high success, his personal life, however, has been an unstable one.He revealed about his painful times to the Mail Online, quoting, And when asked to get rid of it, Rourke made her carry the weapon in her bag and when they got home, the Magnum accidentally got discharged from her purse, leaving a bullet lodged just inches away from her heart.