Who doesn`t know Arnold Schwarzenegger? Truthfully, we don`t think that person exists in today`s world. He is one of the most popular humans on the whole planet. His style of acting and his English with the Austrian accent are things that made him what he is today. Firstly, he had some cameo roles in Hollywood, and then he became one of the most popular actors ever.
Before he entered Hollywood, he was a bodybuilder and he won Mr. Olympia seven times. Today he is a politician, a businessman, and an author. For some time, he served as the Governor of California. However, he is best known as an actor and for his roles in unforgettable movies that made a few billions of dollars throughout the time. We will present you Arnie`s short biography and his net worth.
Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger was born in 1947 in the Austrian state of Styria. His parents were Aurelia and Gustav Schwarzenegger. He had one sibling, a brother named Meinhard, who died in a car accident in 1971. Gustav Schwarzenegger died only a year after due to stroke. Arnie attended Santa Monica College where he was educated in English, and he later attended Wisconsin-Superior University. He has a degree in business administration and marketing.
He was married to Barbara Outland Baker for five years, from 1969 to 1974. Shortly after the divorce, he started dating Sue Moray. His next big love was the niece of John Kennedy, Maria Shriver. They married and stayed together for twenty-five years. Arnold and Maria separated in 2011, because of Arnold`s affair with their housekeeper. Today, he is dating a therapist named Heather Milligan.
Shortly after he started his career in bodybuilding, he moved to the United States. In 1970, he won Mr. Olympia for the first time, he was twenty-three years old at the time. He won the same competition six more times. Plus, he won 5x Mr. Universe, 4x NABBA, and 1x IFBB.
Before Arnie started appearing in lead roles, he had several smaller and cameo roles, like in “The Long Kiss Goodbye” starring Eliot Gould. His first appearing in a movie was in “Hercules in New York” where he portrayed Hercules. In 1982, he starred in “Conan Barbarian” and that movies became a huge box office hit and a future cult classic.
Since then, he appeared in countless box office hits such as “The Terminator”, “Total Recall”, “The Terminator 2: Judgement Day”, “The Expendables 1, 2, 3, 4”, “Commando”, “Predator”, etc. In 2003, he announced that he will candidate for the governor of California. He was elected that same year and was re-elected three years later. Today, he is a businessman, he holds numerous companies and restaurants.
Being one of the most popular and wanted actors ever, a politician and a businessman is surely something that brings a lot of wealth. Arnold Schwarzenegger`s net worth is estimated at $450 million. His wealth is made from his acting career, bodybuilding, and his entrepreneurship. He supports numerous charities. We are sure that his wealth will grow even more in the future. Arnie is maybe old, but he doesn`t show any sign of stopping.