July 30, 1947
74 years old
Austria - U.S.
6 ft 2 in | 188 cm
111 kg | 245 pounds
58 in | 147 cm
11.5 US | 45 EU
34 in | 86 cm
Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger was born in Thal, Styria, Austria, on July 30, 1947, is an Austrian-American actor.
Young Arnold Schwarzenegger first began his career as a professional bodybuilder.
He starred lifting weights, at the age of fifteen.
He won the Mr. Universe title at the age of twenty.
He is one of the greatest bodybuilders of all times, he won Mr. Olympia contest seven times (1970-1975, 1980) and five times Mr. Universe.
He made his big screen debut in fantasy adventure comedy movie Hercules in New York (1970) in role as Hercules.
Arnold's breakthrough performance came as Conan in adventure movie Conan the Barbarian (1982). He played same character in sequel Conan the Destroyer (1984).
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) science-fiction action in role as T-800 "Model 101" / Carl, opposite Linda Hamilton
The Iron Mask (2019) fantasy adventure in role as James Hook, with Jackie Chan
He played The Terminator/T-800 Model 101 in action sci-fi films:
The Terminator (1984)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
He portrayed Trent "Trench" Mauser in thriller action movies: The Expendables 2 (2012) and The Expendables 3 (2014).
He won a Golden Globe Award for Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture for his role as Joe Santo in comedy drama film Stay Hungry (1976).
Red Sonja (1985) action adventure in role as Lord Kalidor
Predator (1987) science fiction action in role as Major Alan "Dutch" Schaefer
Total Recall (1990) science fiction action opposite Sharon Stone
Eraser (1996) thriller action with Vanessa Williams, James Caan and James Coburn
True Lies (1994) action comedy opposite Jamie Lee Curtis
The Last Stand (2013) action thriller with Forest Whitaker
Commando (1985) thriller action opposite Alyssa Milano
The Running Man (1987) science fiction action opposite Maria Conchita Alonso
Twins (1988) buddy comedy with Danny DeVito
Batman & Robin (1997) superhero in role as Dr. Victor Fries / Mr. Freeze
Red Heat (1988) crime thriller opposite Gina Gershon and Jim Belushi
He portrayed Mickey Hargitay in television biographical film The Jayne Mansfield Story (1980).
Graduated from University of Wisconsin-Superior in 1979.
Had one elder brother, Meinhard (1946-1971).
He became a U.S. citizen in 1983.
Huge fan of professional wrestling.
Performed many of his own stunts in his movies.
Fan of cigar smoking.
He served two terms as governor of California (2003-2011).
He received a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1987.
Good friends with bodybuilder Sven-Ole Thorsen.
Featured in music videos for:
Tim Reid "Stop the Madness" (1985)
Guns N' Roses "You Could Be Mine" (1991)
AC/DC "Big Gun" (1993)
Bon Jovi "Say It Isn't So" (2000)
Received Medal for Humanitary Merit of the Austrian Albert Schweitzer Society in 2011.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
He was married to Maria Shriver (1986-2017), they have four children.
Has been in relationship with Mildred Patricia "Patty" Baena, they have a son, Joseph.
He dated Brigitte Nielsen (1984-1985), Sue Moray (1977-1978), Kay Show (1973) and Barbara Baker (1969-1974).