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1932 – Born on October 17th in Toccoa, Georgia. Olympic gold medalist in weightlifting. Widely regarded to be the world’s strongest man, he established national, Olympic, and world records in the superheavyweight class of weightlifting in the 1950s and early 1960s. 1955 – Anderson set several weightlifting world records in the press and clean-and-jerk events. ..

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