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1893 Edison Kinetoscope recorded Eugen Sandow Father of Modern Day Bodybuilding

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Eugen Sandow (April 2, 1867 -- October 14, 1925), born Friedrich Wilhelm Müller, was a Prussian pioneering bodybuilder in 19th century and is often referred to as the "Father of Modern Bodybuilding, Thomas Edison built a Kinetoscope, or peep-hole viewer. This device was installed in penny arcades, where people could watch short, simple films. The kinetograph and kinetoscope were both first publicly exhibited May 20, 1891