Biography of Arnold Schwarzenegger

PERSONAL
  • Full Name: Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Religion: Catholic
  • Place of Birth: Thal, Austria
  • Date of Birth: Wednesday, July 30, 1947
  • Zodiac: Leo
  • Citizen: Austria, United States
BIOGRAPHY
Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger, or better known as Arnold Schwarzenegger, is an actor, bodybuilder, Republican politician, and entrepreneur who also served as the 38th Governor of California. He was elected on October 7, 2003 in an accelerated election to replace Governor Gray Davis out of position. Schwarzenegger was sworn in on November 17 to assume the remaining term of office of Davis until January 2007.

Schwarzenegger was born in Thal, Styria, Austria, on July 30, 1947, originally stateless Austria. After working briefly in the United Kingdom, he moved to the United States in 1968. Since 1983, he had dual nationality (the United States and Austria). He is married to Maria Shriver. But the couple eventually divorced in 2011, after 25 years of their marriage.
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Schwarzenegger large families who have strict rules. His father, Gustav Schwarzenegger was a local police chief and his mother, Aurelia will not hesitate to give penalties if their children make mistakes. Schwarzenegger family is Roman Catholic devout, they attend Mass every week. Schwarzenegger had a good relationship with his mother, but not so with her father. Although his love of the sport inspired by his father, Schwarzenegger never had a good relationship with his father. At the time his father died, he was not even present at the funeral.

His desire is so strong as to change his life and moved to the United States is the reason why he wanted to become a professional bodybuilder. His considerable efforts made Schwarzenegger eventually became runner up Mr. Univers in 1966 in London, England. His success won the second contest Mr. Universe is what ultimately paving the way to further successes. And in September 1968, with little ability to speak English, Schwarzenegger finally moved to America.

In the United States, precisely in Los Angeles, California, working as a coach bodybuilder Schwarzenegger. In 1970, Schwarzenegger finally able to realize his dream as a professional bodybuilder to award Mr. Olympia, after Schwarzenegger defended his title seven times in a row. However, Schwarzenegger was not quite satisfied with his success as a bodybuilder, and he decided to move into the film industry by working as an actor.

His first film debut titled Hercules in New York in the 1970s, here Schwarzenegger role as Hercules. The success of this first film made Schwarzenegger finally play a lot of other movie titles. But his role in the movie Terminator, Schwarzenegger made a really famous with the tagline "I'll be back!"

Unlike most other Hollywood actress, Schwarzenegger did not join the Democratic party, he preferred to join the Republican party. Schwarzenegger announced his candidacy for governor of California in 2003. Schwarzenegger won the election with a gain of about 1.3 million votes. With his election as Governor of California, Schwarzenegger temporarily stop all artisannya career. In the 2006 election, Schwarzenegger is again running for governor of California and the second time he won the election anyway and again served as Governor of California.

Not as smooth as his career, both as a bodybuilder, actor and governor, Schwarzenegger domestic life never escape from an unpleasant gossip. His marriage to Katherine Eunice Shriver, who has been married since December 1989 he finally had ended in divorce in 2011. The divorce took place after Shriver Schwarzenegger had a child knowing that the results of the affair with Baena, the housekeeper.

EDUCATION
  • Santa Monica College University of Wisconsin-Superior
AWARDS
  • Filmography Arnold Schwarzenegger:
  • Hercules in New York (1970)
  • Pumping Iron (1977) (documentary)
  • The Villain (1979)
  • Conan the Barbarian (1982)
  • Conan the Destroyer (1984)
  • The Terminator (1984)
  • Red Sonja (1985)
  • Commando (1985)
  • Predator (1987)
  • The Running Man (1987)
  • Red Heat (1988)
  • Twins (1988)
  • Total Recall (1990)
  • Kindergarten Cop (1990)
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
  • True Lies (1994)
  • Junior (1994)
  • Eraser (1996)
  • Jingle All the Way (1996)
  • Batman & Robin (1997)
  • End of Days (1999)
  • The 6th Day (2000)
  • Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001) (voice)
  • Collateral Damage (2002)
  • Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
  • The Rundown (2003) (cameo)
  • Around the World in 80 Days (2004) (cameo)
  • Terminator Salvation (2009) (CGI only)
  • The Expendable (2010) Cameo