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Frank Zane

Biography

Bodybuilder who was simply named Mr. Olympia 3 years inside a row, from 1977 to 1979. He was a mathematics and chemistry instructor in the senior high school level before learning to be a bodybuilder. Inside a 1968 Mr. World competition, he defeated Arnold Schwarzenegger, producing him among just three body contractors to take action. He wedded Christine Zane in 1969. He was been successful as Mr. Olympia by Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Quick Facts


Full Name Frank Zane
Date Of Birth June 28, 1942
Place Of Birth Kingston, PA
Height 1.75 m
Profession Bodybuilder
Education California State University, San Bernardino, California State University, Los Angeles, Wilkes University
Nationality American
Spouse Christine Zane
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1Appeared on the sleeve of Grand Funk Railroad's 1974 album "All the Girls in the World Beware!!!" with fellow-bodybuilders Arnold Schwarzenegger and Franco Columbu. Band member faces were cleverly superimposed on their muscle-bound bodies.
2Only three people have defeated Arnold Schwarzenegger in a bodybuilding contest, Frank Zane is one of them.
3Frank Zane won Mr. Olympia, bodybuilding's highest title, 3 times: 1977, 1978, 1979.
4Won Mr. America 1968 in New York City and Mr. World 1969 in Brugge, Belgium.
5Defeated Arnold Schwarzenegger in the 1968 Mr. Universe competition in Miami , Florida. He also won Mr. Universe 2 more times in London, England in 1970 and 1972.
6Awarded a Master of Arts Degree in Experimental Psychology from California State University San Bernardino, California in 1990.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
See Arnold Run2005TV MovieIFBB Announcer
The Infinite Power Workout1997TV SeriesHost / Himself
Hart to Hart1981TV SeriesVince Nucona

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Infinite Power Workout1997TV Series 8 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
See Arnold Run2005TV Movie consulting producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Challenging Impossibility2011Documentary
Reg Park: The Legend2009Video documentaryHimself
Why We Train2008DocumentaryHimself
Arnold Schwarzenegger: 'I'll Be Back'2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Bodybuilders2000TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Comeback1980DocumentaryHimself
The Hustler of Muscle Beach1980TV MovieHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1979-1980TV SeriesHimself - Bodybuilder / Himself
Pumping Iron1977DocumentaryHimself
Evolution of Bodybuilding2012DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Muscle Beach Then and Now2011TV Movie documentaryHimself

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