Boyer Coe | Bodybuilding Legends There is no one in the world like Boyer Coe. He’s a Louisiana boy who worked his way up through small titles in the 1960s to big ones in the 1970s and 1980s, up to the World Cup, and then into masters competitions. He had a unique body, and he really knew how to pose. Nickname: “The Ragin’ Cayun” Born: 18. 8. 1946. Weight: 98 kg Boyer had a very long career, winning an unprecedented, seven titles only in 1981. Biceps was his most visible muscle groups. AU 1965 Mr. Texas 1966 Teen Mr. America 1968 AAU Jr. Mr. America 1969 NABBA Mr. Universe 1970 NABBA

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Boyer Coe | Bodybuilding Legends There is no one in the world like Boyer Coe. He’s a Louisiana boy who worked his way up through small titles in the 1960s to big ones in the 1970s and 1980s, up to the World Cup, and then into masters competitions. He had a unique body, and he really knew how to pose. Nickname: “The Ragin’ Cayun” Born: 18. 8. 1946. Weight: 98 kg Boyer had a very long career, winning an unprecedented, seven titles only in 1981. Biceps was his most visible muscle groups. AU 1965 Mr. Texas 1966 Teen Mr. America 1968 AAU Jr. Mr. America 1969 NABBA Mr. Universe 1970 NABBA

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The biggest legs ever seen | Tom Platz When you mention the name of the legendary bodybuilder Tom Platz, the first association at all, “the biggest and most developed legs ever seen.” He was one of the contestants from the golden era of bodybuilding, and all the great men of that time, which still apply to the greatest legends of the sport, it tended to develop legs like Tom Platz. About Tom Platz massiveness should not waste words, but real power “foundations” of this great figure was impressive. 238 kilograms in the squat for the vast majority of people is completely unthinkable. Tom Platz did it 23 times! http://awesome-body.info

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The biggest legs ever seen | Tom Platz When you mention the name of the legendary bodybuilder Tom Platz, the first association at all, “the biggest and most developed legs ever seen.” He was one of the contestants from the golden era of bodybuilding, and all the great men of that time, which still apply to the greatest legends of the sport, it tended to develop legs like Tom Platz. About Tom Platz massiveness should not waste words, but real power “foundations” of this great figure was impressive. 238 kilograms in the squat for the vast majority of people is completely unthinkable. Tom Platz did it 23 times! http://awesome-body.info

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Irvin Zabo Koszewski biography Nickname : “Mr.Abs” Irvin (“Zabo”) Koszewski was born in Camden, N.J., on Aug. 20, 1924, and was a gifted athlete as a young man. Former Muscle Beach bodybuilder noted for his impressive set of abs. Koszewski won the Amateur Athletic Union’s Mr. Pacific Coast title in 1953 and the AAU Mr. California title in ‘54 and several best abdominal titles in 30 years of bodybuilding competitions. He was the manager of Joe Gold’s gym and the World Gym in Santa Monica and was still working when he contracted pneumonia early this year and moved east to be near his daughter. He died of pneumonia in Doylestown, Pennsylvania

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Irvin Zabo Koszewski biography Nickname : “Mr.Abs” Irvin (“Zabo”) Koszewski was born in Camden, N.J., on Aug. 20, 1924, and was a gifted athlete as a young man. Former Muscle Beach bodybuilder noted for his impressive set of abs. Koszewski won the Amateur Athletic Union’s Mr. Pacific Coast title in 1953 and the AAU Mr. California title in ‘54 and several best abdominal titles in 30 years of bodybuilding competitions. He was the manager of Joe Gold’s gym and the World Gym in Santa Monica and was still working when he contracted pneumonia early this year and moved east to be near his daughter. He died of pneumonia in Doylestown, Pennsylvania

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Juan Ferrero Biography First Mr Universe Winner 1952 Juan Ferrero (Puente Almuhey, León, 1918 – Bordeaux, 1958) was a famous Spanish bodybuilder of international stature who won the Mr. Universe Pro title in London in 1952. He was born in Spain and although he became a resident of France at the age of seven, he always showed his origin, which he boasted proudly. He died in a car accident in Bordeaux in 1958. Early life Juan was born as Fidel Ferrero y Colino on April 5, 1918 in the small town of Puente Almuhey, in the province of León(Spain). His father, Alfonso Ferrero, was an employee at a local charcoal factory known as Felia San Pedro. Ferrero and his family migrated to the city of Bordeaux, France in 1925 for political reasons. As a young

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Juan Ferrero Biography First Mr Universe Winner 1952 Juan Ferrero (Puente Almuhey, León, 1918 – Bordeaux, 1958) was a famous Spanish bodybuilder of international stature who won the Mr. Universe Pro title in London in 1952. He was born in Spain and although he became a resident of France at the age of seven, he always showed his origin, which he boasted proudly. He died in a car accident in Bordeaux in 1958. Early life Juan was born as Fidel Ferrero y Colino on April 5, 1918 in the small town of Puente Almuhey, in the province of León(Spain). His father, Alfonso Ferrero, was an employee at a local charcoal factory known as Felia San Pedro. Ferrero and his family migrated to the city of Bordeaux, France in 1925 for political reasons. As a young

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Chris Dickerson Biography Stats: Born: August 25, 1939 Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama,  USA Residence: Fort Lauderdale, Florida,  USA Height: 5′ 6″ (170 cm) Competition Weight: 184 lbs (83.5 kg) Actual Weight: 195 lbs (88.5 kg) Chris Dickerson (born Henri Christophe Dickerson on August 25, 1939 in Montgomery, Alabama), was born to Mahala Ashley Dickerson as the youngest of triplets. His family moved from Alabama to Indianapolis, Indiana when his mother re married a lawuer named Frank Beckwith. Chris traveled widely and lived in Los Angeles, Palm Springs California, New York City and now he retired in Florida. A special mention to his father Henry Dickerson. “It was I who was named after him, given the French equivalent Henri Dickerson”

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Chris Dickerson Biography Stats: Born: August 25, 1939 Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama,  USA Residence: Fort Lauderdale, Florida,  USA Height: 5′ 6″ (170 cm) Competition Weight: 184 lbs (83.5 kg) Actual Weight: 195 lbs (88.5 kg) Chris Dickerson (born Henri Christophe Dickerson on August 25, 1939 in Montgomery, Alabama), was born to Mahala Ashley Dickerson as the youngest of triplets. His family moved from Alabama to Indianapolis, Indiana when his mother re married a lawuer named Frank Beckwith. Chris traveled widely and lived in Los Angeles, Palm Springs California, New York City and now he retired in Florida. A special mention to his father Henry Dickerson. “It was I who was named after him, given the French equivalent Henri Dickerson”

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Sergio Oliva Biograhpy Born: July 4, 1941 Died: November 12, 2012 Birthplace: Guanabacoa, CUBA Nickname: The Myth Stats: Height: 5′ 10″ (178 cm) Weight: 255 lbs (116 kg) Arms: 20″ (51 cm) Waist: 32″ (81 cm) Chest: 52″ (132 cm) Considered as the most genetically gifted bodybuilder of all time, Sergio Oliva, was the first ever African-American athlete to win the Mr. Olympia title. He was widely known for being the only bodybuilder to defeat Arnold Schwarzenegger for the Mr. Olympia title in 1969. Of Cuban descent, Oliva was born on July 4, 1941. He fought in the Cuban Revolution as part of Batista’s army, who eventually lost to Fidel Castro. After the revolution, he spent his time on

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Sergio Oliva Biograhpy Born: July 4, 1941 Died: November 12, 2012 Birthplace: Guanabacoa, CUBA Nickname: The Myth Stats: Height: 5′ 10″ (178 cm) Weight: 255 lbs (116 kg) Arms: 20″ (51 cm) Waist: 32″ (81 cm) Chest: 52″ (132 cm) Considered as the most genetically gifted bodybuilder of all time, Sergio Oliva, was the first ever African-American athlete to win the Mr. Olympia title. He was widely known for being the only bodybuilder to defeat Arnold Schwarzenegger for the Mr. Olympia title in 1969. Of Cuban descent, Oliva was born on July 4, 1941. He fought in the Cuban Revolution as part of Batista’s army, who eventually lost to Fidel Castro. After the revolution, he spent his time on

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Steve Reeves Biography Stephen L. Reeves was born in Glasgow, Montana, on January 21, 1926. By the age of ten, Reeves and his mother had moved to Oakland, California. As he entered his teenage years the future Mr. Universe had become deeply immersed in bodybuilding magazines and bodybuilders became his heroes. In particular, the muscular John Grimek was his source of inspiration. Steve Reeves fate as a champion bodybuilder was assured. Reeves became an avid trainer, training in a home garage gym. Eventually however, he outgrew the garage and joined Ed Yarick’s gym in Oakland. Yarick , a bodybuilder himself, tutored Steve on a regime of full body workouts three times a week and packed a mighty forty

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Steve Reeves Biography Stephen L. Reeves was born in Glasgow, Montana, on January 21, 1926. By the age of ten, Reeves and his mother had moved to Oakland, California. As he entered his teenage years the future Mr. Universe had become deeply immersed in bodybuilding magazines and bodybuilders became his heroes. In particular, the muscular John Grimek was his source of inspiration. Steve Reeves fate as a champion bodybuilder was assured. Reeves became an avid trainer, training in a home garage gym. Eventually however, he outgrew the garage and joined Ed Yarick’s gym in Oakland. Yarick , a bodybuilder himself, tutored Steve on a regime of full body workouts three times a week and packed a mighty forty

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Bill Pearl Biography Bill Pearl was born on October 31,1930 in Prinevelle,Oregon. His father name was Harold Frank Pearl who was born in 1903.His mother name was Mildred Elizabeth pasley and she was born in 1905.He was the youngest in his sibling.They were three in numbers.His brother name was Harold Pearl and sister name was Fontelle Pear. He is an american former bodybuilder.He won many titles and awards in his bodybuilding career.His major victory,he is the winner of Mr.Universe 5 times.For the last time he was awarded in 2004. He was named “World’s best built man of the century”. His first contest was held in 1952.After that he competed second time

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Bill Pearl Biography Bill Pearl was born on October 31,1930 in Prinevelle,Oregon. His father name was Harold Frank Pearl who was born in 1903.His mother name was Mildred Elizabeth pasley and she was born in 1905.He was the youngest in his sibling.They were three in numbers.His brother name was Harold Pearl and sister name was Fontelle Pear. He is an american former bodybuilder.He won many titles and awards in his bodybuilding career.His major victory,he is the winner of Mr.Universe 5 times.For the last time he was awarded in 2004. He was named “World’s best built man of the century”. His first contest was held in 1952.After that he competed second time

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Aaron Baker Biography Aaron Baker was born on November 11, 1960 in California, USA. His Bodybuilding career began in the ’80s. As a relatively young man flashed at competitions: 1981 Junior Mr USA – AAU, Light-HeavyWeight, where he placed fifth positions. Was married to Annika, divorced in 1999. Aaron likes to draw cartoons (he was a cartoonist). Aaron was initially with the WBF, who had the character nickname ‘Dark Angel’. He could not use the nickname ‘Batman‘ because of legal ramifications. The WBF failed. Aaron come into the IFBB with what he considers a black eye, from a rival league which was the WBF. He left that because of that, the judges during

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Aaron Baker Biography Aaron Baker was born on November 11, 1960 in California, USA. His Bodybuilding career began in the ’80s. As a relatively young man flashed at competitions: 1981 Junior Mr USA – AAU, Light-HeavyWeight, where he placed fifth positions. Was married to Annika, divorced in 1999. Aaron likes to draw cartoons (he was a cartoonist). Aaron was initially with the WBF, who had the character nickname ‘Dark Angel’. He could not use the nickname ‘Batman‘ because of legal ramifications. The WBF failed. Aaron come into the IFBB with what he considers a black eye, from a rival league which was the WBF. He left that because of that, the judges during

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Phil Heath Biography Phillip “Phil” Jerrod Heath (born December 18, 1979 in Seattle, Washington) is an American IFBB professional bodybuilder and Mr. Olympia winner. Phil Heath grew up in Seattle, WA and attended Rainier Beach High School, where he played shooting guard on the varsity basketball team. One of his former high school teammates, Jamal Crawford, currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers. Heath attended the University of Denver on a full athletic scholarship. While at Denver, Heath double-majored in IT and Business Administration and played shooting guard for Denver’s Division I basketball team. Bodybuilding career Phil Heath entered bodybuilding in 2002. In 2005 he won the overall title at the

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Phil Heath Biography Phillip “Phil” Jerrod Heath (born December 18, 1979 in Seattle, Washington) is an American IFBB professional bodybuilder and Mr. Olympia winner. Phil Heath grew up in Seattle, WA and attended Rainier Beach High School, where he played shooting guard on the varsity basketball team. One of his former high school teammates, Jamal Crawford, currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers. Heath attended the University of Denver on a full athletic scholarship. While at Denver, Heath double-majored in IT and Business Administration and played shooting guard for Denver’s Division I basketball team. Bodybuilding career Phil Heath entered bodybuilding in 2002. In 2005 he won the overall title at the

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Arnold Schwarzenegger bodybuilding history Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger  (born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian and American former professional bodybuilder, actor, businessman, investor, and politician. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger began weight training at the age of 15. He won the Mr. Universe title at age 20 and went on to win the Mr. Olympia contest seven times. Schwarzenegger has remained a prominent presence in bodybuilding and has written many books and articles on the sport. Schwarzenegger gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. He was nicknamed the “Austrian Oak” and the “Styrian Oak” in his bodybuilding days, “Arnie” during his acting career and more recently “The Governator” (a portmanteau of “Governor” and “The

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Arnold Schwarzenegger bodybuilding history Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger  (born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian and American former professional bodybuilder, actor, businessman, investor, and politician. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger began weight training at the age of 15. He won the Mr. Universe title at age 20 and went on to win the Mr. Olympia contest seven times. Schwarzenegger has remained a prominent presence in bodybuilding and has written many books and articles on the sport. Schwarzenegger gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. He was nicknamed the “Austrian Oak” and the “Styrian Oak” in his bodybuilding days, “Arnie” during his acting career and more recently “The Governator” (a portmanteau of “Governor” and “The

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Frank Zane (born June 28, 1942 in Kingston, Pennsylvania) is an American former professional bodybuilder and teacher. Biography Zane received a B.Sc (Bachelor of Science degree)  in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania in 1964. For 13 years, he taught mathematics and chemistry while living in Florida and California. Later he earned a B.A. in psychology. Finally, he was awarded a Master’s degree in Experimental Psychology from Cal State SB, California in 1990. Bodybuilding career Zane is a three-time Mr. Olympia (1977 to 1979). His reign represented a shift of emphasis from mass to aesthetics. Zane’s proportionate physique featured the second thinnest waistline of all the Mr. Olympias (after Sergio Oliva), with his wide shoulders making for a distinctive V-taper. He stood at 5’9″ and had a competition weight of 187-195 pounds when he

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Frank Zane (born June 28, 1942 in Kingston, Pennsylvania) is an American former professional bodybuilder and teacher. Biography Zane received a B.Sc (Bachelor of Science degree)  in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania in 1964. For 13 years, he taught mathematics and chemistry while living in Florida and California. Later he earned a B.A. in psychology. Finally, he was awarded a Master’s degree in Experimental Psychology from Cal State SB, California in 1990. Bodybuilding career Zane is a three-time Mr. Olympia (1977 to 1979). His reign represented a shift of emphasis from mass to aesthetics. Zane’s proportionate physique featured the second thinnest waistline of all the Mr. Olympias (after Sergio Oliva), with his wide shoulders making for a distinctive V-taper. He stood at 5’9″ and had a competition weight of 187-195 pounds when he

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