Birthday special: Arnold Schwarzenegger - The action star!
An early picture of actor Arnold Schwarzenegger taken in May 1977 during the 38th Cannes film festival. He presented 'Pumping Iron', a documentary, spreading his fame beyond bodybuilding circles. (Pic-AFP)
While posing with a poster of the TV series he stars in as a cartoon superhero, "The Governator", in Cannes, southern France. (Pic-AFP)
Arnold Schwarzenegger and George Clooney standing respectively along with 'Mr Freeze' and 'Batman' character suits from their movie Batman and Robin. (Pic-AFP)
The newly elected Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife Maria Shriver raise their arms after delivering a victory speech at a party in Los Angeles in Oct 2003. (Pic-AFP)
Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, wife Maria Shriver and their four children attend the film premiere of "The Longest Yard" at Graumans Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California. (Pic-AFP)
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit with former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, during the Sustainable Development Summit in New Delhi in Feb 2012.
The Austrian-born US California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger stamp released by Austrian postal service to mark his 57th birthday. (Pic-AFP)