William Arnold Pearl was an American professional bodybuilder and athlete.
During the 1950s and 60s, he won many titles and awards, including winning the Mr. Universe contest five times, and was named “World’s Best-Built Man of the Century.”
He later became an expert trainer and author on bodybuilding.
Pearl competed six times in two years, but then only competed twice in 1956, and then only once in the years 1961, 1967, and 1971.
Bill Pearl Parents: Meet Harold Frank Pearl, Mildred Elizabeth Pasley
Who are Bill Pearl’s mother and father? Where are Bill Pearl’s parents now?
Bill Pearl was born in Prineville, Oregon., the son of Harold Frank Pearl and Mildred Elizabeth.
While enlisted in the US Navy, stationed at San Diego Naval Air Station, he worked out at Leo Stern’s Gym (which still operates as of 2021).