Person record: SANDOW, Eugen  (1867-1925)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameEugen SANDOW
Gendermale
Relevance of this personbodybuilder and entertainer; subject of lantern slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
Notes

His name at birth was Friedrich Wilhelm Müller; at the time of his birth Königsberg (now Kaliningrad) was part of Prussia. He used the stage name Eugen Sandow from the late 1880s and had adopted this name formally by the time of his marriage in 1894.

 
Relationships to other peoplerelated by marriage to BROOKES, Warwick  (1843-1929)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
2 April 1867born atKaliningrad, Russia
1911resident61 Holland Park Avenue, London W, England
2 April 191143census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/90
– occupation 'Professor of Physical Culture'
14 October 192558died atLondon, England
Slide images showing this person Side view with muscles contracted -- unnumbered slide from <em>Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture</em> (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.) Showing latissimus, back and arm muscles -- unnumbered slide from <em>Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture</em> (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.) A pose -- unnumbered slide from <em>Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture</em> (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.) A pose -- unnumbered slide from <em>Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture</em> (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.) A pose -- unnumbered slide from <em>Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture</em> (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.)
Slide set reference
(* = main subject of set)

* Eugen Sandow: founder of scientific curative physical culture (portrait: Warwick Brookes, at least 5 slides, n.d.)

Lucerna ID no. 6001150Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 May 2017

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