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How Did Arnold Schwarzenegger Recover From A Dark Past In Austria?

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For decades, Arnold Schwarzenegger has proven to the world that he is the jack of all trade and he can do what he likes, when he likes it. The man has ventured into different careers and became a success. If anything, Schwarzenegger is a role model to several men out there; young and old.

Schwarzenegger as everyone likes to call him, was formerly engulfed in a bodybuilding and weightlifting career. For many years, he showed the stuff he was made of and received accolades for it.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger in the midst of his body guards does not look like he is over his weight-lifting years.
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Fast forward to years later, Schwarzenegger dabbled into the movie industry and found one of his many callings. One of his iconic roles in the industry, was playing the role of “The Terminator.” Fans were amazed at how incredible Schwarzenegger was at acting and the fact that he never went down that road baffled everyone.

Aside from the “Terminator,” Schwarzenegger. Also featured in several iconic movies and won awards for most of them. After many years in the film industry, he retired.

Arnold Schwarzenegger looks amazing in a black suit with denim pant to match as he gives a speech on stage.
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Although everyone knew that Schwarzenegger retired due to health issues, what they did not know, was that the former actor also had a flair for politics. In no time, he climbed up the ladder and became the Governor of California in 2003.

Fans were excited for Schwarzenegger because he made them proud in every field that he found himself. Not only that, he became a prominent businessman. In 2011, Schwarzenegger left office and went on with his solo political career.

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When you hear about the things Arnold Schwarzenegger has done and achieved, you would wonder who his parents are and how he grew up. Unlike many celebrities who came from living homes, Schwarzenegger home life was the opposite of happy. He grew up with a controlling father, who was also a policeman. According to reports, his father drank a lot, and always found a way to pitch Schwarzenegger against his older brother, Reinhard. His father, Gustav disliked Schwarzenegger because he was convinced that he was gay.

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In 1990, a report confirmed that Schwarzenegger’s father, Gustav was a Nazi. The former Governor decided to confirm the allegations, and to his surprise, his father willingly registered as a member in 1938. Seeing that he could not console his father’s past, Schwarzenegger cut ties with his father till his death 20 years ago.

According to Schwarzeneggerleaving Austria was one of the hardest decisions he had to make, but he knew that he could make it in America and he did.

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