Arnold Schwarzenegger is a jack of all trades. From bodybuilder to actor and even governor, Arnold has been successful in every role he has taken on! Join us in taking a look back at his incredible career through the years!
Arnold Schwarzenegger: Through the Years
Impressed by bodybuilding legends like Steve Reeves, Reg Park, and Johnny Weissmuller, Arnold Schwarzenegger would begin competing competitively by the age of 17. After completing a year of mandatory Austrian military service, Arnold became well-known in Europe as a bodybuilder and would move to London to pursue the Mr. Universe title.
Arnold would become the youngest to win the title at the age of 20 and followed the win up with his first of seven Mr. Olympia titles at the age of 23!
Having become one of the most influential figures in the history of bodybuilding, Arnold Schwarzenegger would set his eyes on his next goal- becoming a world renowned actor! Strong, both physically and mentally, it wouldn't take Arnold long to realize his dreams taking on the title role in a 1970 production of Hercules in New York.
His big film breakthrough, however, would come in 1982 with Conan the Barbarian. A box-office hit, Arnold Schwarzenegger would become the hottest man in town!