Arnold Schwarzenegger


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in Thal, Austria
July 30, 1947

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Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-American bodybuilder, actor, businessman and politician, and served as the 38th Governor of the state of California.

Arnold gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. Schwarzenegger was nicknamed "The Austrian Oak" and "The Styrian Oak" in his bodybuilding days, "Arnold Strong" and "Arnie" during his acting career, and more recently "The Governator" (A portmanteau word of Governor and Terminator, one of his film roles).

As a Republican, he was first elected on October 7, 2003, in a special recall election to replace then-Governor Gray Davis. Schwarzenegger was sworn in on November 17, 2003, to serve the remainder of Davis's term. Schwarzenegger was then re-elected on November 7, 2006, in
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Arnold's Bodybuilding for Men

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Arnold's Bodyshaping for Women

4.56 avg rating — 85 ratings — published 1979 — 5 editions
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Arnold Schwarzenegger's Edu...

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4.61 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1993
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4.64 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1993
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4.50 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1993 — 2 editions
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“You have to remember something: Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.”
Arnold Schwarzenegger

“What is the point of being on this Earth if you are going to be like everyone else?”
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story

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