24 May 1946
Robby Robinson, Bodybuilder, United States
He starred in football and track in high school and lifted weights he made himself out of metal he salvaged from a nearby sawmill.
About Robby Robinson
Nicknamed "The Black Prince," he won many bodybuilding competitions during his 27-year career, including Mr. America, Mr. World, and Mr. Universe.
He grew up with his family in Damascus, Georgia.
Friends and colleagues
He beat bodybuilder-turned-actor Lou Ferrigno in 1994 to win Mr. Olympia.
He appeared in the 1977 film "Pumping Iron."