Lou Ferrigno

United States

Body Building

B: November 9, 1951

Mr. Universe in 1973 and 1974

At age 3, Ferrigno suffered an ear infection and lost 80% of his hearing. He won the Mr. American and Mr. Universe titles in 1973 and Mr. Universe again in 1974. In 1975, he lost to Arnold Schwarzenegger and the competition was documented in the film Pumping Iron. Ferrigno gained fame for portraying the green skinned superhero in the TV series The Incredible Hulk from 1978-'82. He appeared in a cameo part in the 2008 film of the same name.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1976 Preliminary 4
1
39
$13,900
Rowing
1976 Final

7

16

$4,800

None
1982 Preliminary 3

7

20

$2,000

Weight Lifting, Rowing
TOTALS
75
$20,700
3

PERSONAL BESTS
Tennis
12th
1976 Final
Weight Lifting

290

1976 Final
Rowing

37.84

1976 Preliminary 4
Bowling
166
1976 Preliminary 4
Baseball Hit
18
1976 Preliminary 4
Half Mile Run
2:21.25
1976 Preliminary 4
Bike Race - 1/2 Mile

1:10.82

1976 Final
Bike Race - Mile

2:30.0

1976 Final
Obstacle Course
45.9
1976 Final
Points Scored

39

1976 Preliminary 4


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