Leonid Zhabotinsky


Age: 77

Ukrainian-born Soviet record-breaking weightlifter who picked up Olympic gold medals in 1964 and 1968 and was Arnold Schwarzenegger's teenage idol, who earned a bronze medal at his first Ukrainian state championship in 1957 and broke his first of 19 world superheavyweight records in 1963, but who set his last in 1974 with a snatch of nearly 409 pounds.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: January 28, 1938

Died: January 14, 2016

Zaporozhye, Ukraine