Mike Mentzer

United States

Body Building

B: November 15, 1951
D: June 10, 2001

1978 Mr. Universe

Mentzer was second in the 1977 Mr. Unvierse contest and then won the 1978 title with a perfect score of 300. He won the heavyweight category in 1979, but lost the overall to Frank Zane. He retired from competition after finishing fifth in the 1980 Mr. Universe, behind winner Arnold Schwarzenegger. In 2002, he was inducted into the IBBF Hall of Fame. Mentzer was found dead in his home at age 49 due to heart complications.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1982 Preliminary 3

8

19

$1,900

None
TOTALS
19
$1,900
0

PERSONAL BESTS
Weight Lifting

320

1982 Preliminary 3
Points Scored

19

1982 Preliminary 3


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