Mr Universe 1948 | John Grimek Winner Mr. Universe Short & Overall

Mr Universe 1948

Mr Universe 1948

John Grimek Winner “Mr. Universe Medium-Tall & Overall”

In 1948, at 38 years of age, Grimek defeated Steve Reeves at the NABBA Mr. Universe contest in London.

1 John Grimek
2 Steve Reeves
3 André Drapp

Tall

1 Steve Reeves
2 Reuben Martin
3 Oscar Heidenstam

Medium-Tall

1 Charles Jarrett
2 E White

Medium

1 John Grimek
2 André Drapp

Short

1 Mahmoud Namdjou
2 Don Dorans