In 2011, he completed his second term as governor and returned to acting.
Schwarzenegger was nicknamed "the Austrian Oak" in his bodybuilding days, "Arnie" during his acting career, and "The Governator" (a portmanteau of "Governor" and "Terminator") during his political career. Kennedy and daughter of the 1972 Democratic vice presidential candidate and former Ambassador to France Sargent Shriver, in 1986.
Schwarzenegger married Maria Shriver, a niece of the 35th U. They separated in 2011 after he admitted to having fathered a child with another woman in 1997.
the son of Aurelia (née Jadrny) and Gustav Schwarzenegger.
When you're the age I was then, you're always looking for approval, for love, for attention and also for guidance. But now, looking back, I see that the Bennett family fulfilled all those needs. From 1970 to 1974, one of Schwarzenegger's weight training partners was Ric Drasin, a professional wrestler who designed the original Gold's Gym logo in 1973.
Schwarzenegger also became good friends with professional wrestler Superstar Billy Graham. Olympia title in New York, and would go on to win the title a total of seven times.
Shortly after being elected governor, he was appointed the executive editor of both magazines, in a largely symbolic capacity.
The magazines agreed to donate 0,000 a year to the Governor's various physical fitness initiatives.
According to Schwarzenegger, his parents were very strict: "Back then in Austria it was a very different world ...
if we did something bad or we disobeyed our parents, the rod was not spared." In later life, Schwarzenegger commissioned the Simon Wiesenthal Center to research his father's wartime record, which came up with no evidence of Gustav being involved in atrocities, despite his membership in the Nazi Party and SA.
He was sworn in on November 17, to serve the remainder of Davis' term.
He was then re-elected in the 2006 California gubernatorial election, to serve a full term as governor.
He later said, "I actually started weight training when I was 15, but I'd been participating in sports, like soccer, for years, so I felt that although I was slim, I was well-developed, at least enough so that I could start going to the gym and start Olympic lifting." However, his official website biography claims that "at 14, he started an intensive training program with Dan Farmer, studied psychology at 15 (to learn more about the power of mind over body) and at 17, officially started his competitive career." When Reeves died in 2000, Schwarzenegger fondly remembered him: "As a teenager, I grew up with Steve Reeves.