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Ben Weider
Birth: Feb. 1, 1923
Death: Oct. 17, 2008

Entrepreneur. In 1946, with brother Joe Weider, he founded the International Brotherhood of Body Builders, which sanctions amateur and professional bodybuilding competitions worldwide. He turned the sport of bodybuilding into a billion-dollar business that includes nutritional supplements, gyms, weights and magazine "Muscle & Fitness". He was president of the organization until he resigned in 2006. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Baron De Hirsch Memorial Park
Montreal
Montreal Region
Quebec, Canada
Plot: Victorian Cemetery Association section
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Oct 21, 2008
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Ben Weider
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- chris graziano
 Added: Feb. 1, 2016
Remembering you today. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Feb. 1, 2016

- Timeless
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