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Reg Park (I) (1928–2007)


The future Italian epic star was registered as Roy Park in 1928, but little Reg was soon re-named after his father Reginald Park Snr., a well-known gymnasium proprietor in Leeds and owner of the Reg Park Barbell Company. Reg Jnr. played reserve team football for Leeds United before turning to body-building in 1946. He finished Mr Universe ... See full bio »

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Known For

Hercules in the Haunted World
Hercules in the Haunted World Hercules (Ercole)
(1961)
Hercules and the Captive Women
Hercules and the Captive Women Ercole / Hercules
(1961)
Hercules the Avenger
(1965)

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 2002 Raw Iron: The Making of 'Pumping Iron' (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
 2002 Iron and Beyond (Video documentary short) (special thanks)
 1977 Pumping Iron (Documentary) (thanks)
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 2009 Reg Park: The Legend (Video documentary)
Himself
 2002 Raw Iron: The Making of 'Pumping Iron' (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Friend and mentor
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Personal Details

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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Reg was a dear friend, an extraordinary mentor and a personal hero. Other than my parents, there may be no single person who had more to do with me becoming the person I am today than Reg. He was like a second father to me. It was Reg who impressed upon me how hard I would have to work if I wanted to achieve my dreams. I'll always remember him making me do calf-raises with 1,000 pounds at 5 ... See more »

Trivia:

At age 42, he competed against Arnold Schwarzenegger in a 1970 body-building contest and was edged out in a closely fought contest - losing the Mr. Universe title to Schwarzenegger by only 1/2 a point. In his last physique competition Park once again placed 2nd at the 1973 Mr. Universe at age 45. Park always maintained that he trained and competed steroid free. See more »

Nickname:

Reg the Leg

Star Sign:

Gemini

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