1974 Mr. Olympia - Winner Arnold Schwarzenegger
1974 Mr. Olympia - Winner Arnold Schwarzenegger
In 1974, Arnold Schwarzenegger continued his dominance of the Mr. Olympia, taking home his fifth title. It was a battle of the Terminator versus the Hulk, and the Austrian Oak took down competitor Lou Ferrigno. Prior to the event, three of the four competitors were disqualified. Joe Weider was making every effort to get bodybuilding into the 1976 Olympics, and penalized the competitors for trivial infractions against the IFBB.

 

1974 Mr. Olympia Results
Placing Competitor Prize
 Over 200lbs    
 1  Arnold Schwarzenegger  
 2  Lou Ferrigno  
 Under 200lbs    
 1  Franco Columbu  
 2  Frank Zane  
 Overall    
 1  Arnold Schwarzenegger  $1,000