Most famous bodybuilders this is our topic of the day. We have filtered many bodybuilders and then made this list for you. We filtered all the bodybuilders based on their hard work, popularity, muscles, and much more.
So let’s begin with the top 10 bodybuilders.
1. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Arnold Schwarzenegger is one of the most famous bodybuilders of the world. Arnold Schwarzenegger is born in 1947 in Austria. He is a well-known actor, bodybuilder, politician, filmmaker, businessman, and author.
He had been the governor of California from 2003-2011. He started bodybuilding at the age of 15. He won many awards in bodybuilding. He won Mr.Universe, Mr. Olympia, and Powerlifting and many more competitions. You can view his complete list of races on Wikipedia.
He worked in many famous movies like the terminator, terminator 2, and all other parts of the terminator. His first movie was sword and sorcery. He wrote many books about sports. Some of his famous books are the following:
Arnold: Developing a Mr. Universe Physique. Schwarzenegger
Arnold: The Education of a Bodybuilder
Arnold’s Bodyshaping for Women
Arnold’s Bodybuilding for Men
He did tough work and became one of the best bodybuilders in the world. And he is one of the most famous bodybuilders in the world.
2. Ronnie Coleman
Ronnie Dean Coleman is also one of the most famous bodybuilders in the world. He is one of those bodybuilders who worked very, very hard, and done the impossible thing. Ronnie Dean Coleman is born in 1967 in America. He is an American professional bodybuilder.
He won many bodybuilding awards, and he is one of the top bodybuilders. He won Mr. Olympia eight times and set the world record. He has the most significant muscular body until now. Now he is retired from professional bodybuilding.
3. Jay Cutler
Full name Jason Isaac Cutler. Jay Cutler was born in the United States in 1973. He is a professional bodybuilder. He started bodybuilding at the age of 18. He worked hard and won Mr. Olympia 4 times.
He was inspired by his trainer Marcos Rodriguez and started bodybuilding professionally. He won his 2nd position in Gold’s gym competition first time in 1992. And after that, he moved on. He won Mr. Olympia in 2006 first time. He is on the number in 3 in the list of top 10 bodybuilders.
4. Dexter Jackson
Dexter Jackson is one of the most popular and attractive bodybuilders. He was born in the United States in 1969. He is a very famous bodybuilder. He won Mr. Olympia in 2008. He won more bodybuilding titles than any other professional bodybuilder.
His nickname is Blade, and many people love to call him a blade instead of his real name. He is 50 years old and still active in bodybuilding. In 2020 he won Arnold Classic with 2nd position.
He is having a massive list of awards you can read on Wikipedia.
5. Frank Zane
Frank Zane is an American professional bodybuilder. He is born in 1942 in the United States. His nickname is The Chemist. He is a very well known bodybuilder. He won Mr. Olympia 3 times. He started his bodybuilding in his childhood. He is one of the most famous bodybuilders. He retired from bodybuilding in 1983.
He is also an actor and did some movies. And he is an author too. He won his first Mr.Olympia in 1972 with 4th position. He won many bodybuilding awards. You can check on Wikipedia. His body is considered one of the most bodies of bodybuilders.
6. Flex Wheeler
Flex Wheeler is one of the very famous bodybuilders in the world. He is born in 1965 in the United States. He won the Arnold Classic four times. Arnold said that he was one of the greatest bodybuilders he had ever seen. Ronnie noted that Flex Wheeler was the best competitive against him.
Flex’s childhood was not remarkable. He grew up in poverty. He faced many issues in his youth. When he was a teen, he started bodybuilding and martial arts. He did tough work and became one of the famous bodybuilders. He made his name worldwide.
He won his first award in 1985. Teen America award with 1st position. And then his professional bodybuilding started. He earned his first Mr.Olympia in 1993 with 2nd position.
7. Rich Piana
Rich Piana was an American professional bodybuilder and businessman. He was born in the United States in 1970. He started bodybuilding at the age of 18. He won many bodybuilding awards. He won Mr. Teen California award in 1989 at the age of 18. And that was his first award. After that, he won many awards.
He used steroids and other chemicals in bodybuilding. And he declared that publicly. He said,” I know these chemicals are harmful to me.” And at the age of 46, he died. He died because of a kind of severe heart disease. When his liver and heart weighed after his death, it was twice of an average adult.
He was very popular among the weightlifting community. He also made a vlog on youtube. He was one of the bodybuilders who spoke the truth without any hesitation. He was a true man. In 2016, He advised bodybuilders not to use any drugs in bodybuilding. He said,” stay natural.” Taking medications can cause you damage.
8. Phil Heath
Phil Heath is one of the top bodybuilders of all time. He is an American professional bodybuilder. He is born in 1979 in the United States. He won Mr. Olympia 7 times, and now he is equal to Arnold in Mr. Olympia. He started his bodybuilding career in 2002, and in 2005 he won NPC for the first time.
He achieved success very fast. He is one of the very lucky bodybuilders too. He won his first Mr.Olympia in 2008 with 3rd position. And in 2011-2017, he won Mr. Olympia with 1st position. And he became one of the most famous bodybuilders in the world.
He won many awards from 2003 to 2018. He is still active in bodybuilding, and maybe in the future, he will break more records. He is one of the very hard workers and talented bodybuilder.
9. Shawn Rhoden
Shawn Rhoden is born in 1975 in Jamaica. He is a professional bodybuilder. He is a former Mr.Olympia. He won many bodybuilding awards. He won Mr. Olympia’s award seven times. He is one of the oldest bodybuilders who won Mr. Olympia.
He started bodybuilding in 1992 and started work out. He won his first Mr. Olympia in 2011 with 11th position. He won many awards from 1999 to 2018. He is still active in bodybuilding. The best thing about Shawn is he never gives up. He won Mr. Olympia with 1st position at the age of 43 in 2018. And he is also the oldest bodybuilder who won Mr. Olympia at the age of 43.
He moved to the United States in 1990 and settled in the U.S. He started his bodybuilding in the U.S, and he has the nationality of both countries. The United States and Jamaica. That’s why he is called American-Jamaican professional bodybuilder.
10. Dorian Yates
Dorian Yates is one of the most famous bodybuilders. He is a former English professional bodybuilder. He won Mr. Olympia 6 times. He was born in 1962 in England. And he is considered one of the top bodybuilders in modern history. He is on the fifth-highest number in bodybuilding.
He started bodybuilding in 1983. And in all the competition from 1983 to 1997. That’s why he is considered one of the top 10 bodybuilders. He was retired in 1997, and that was his last competition. He wrote some biographies and books too.
Some of his famous books are : Blood and Guts