Manohar Aich, Indian bodybuilder, Diedat 102

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Manohar Aich was born on March 17, 1914, and died on June 5, 2016.

He was an Indian bodybuilder.

Manohar Aich was also nicknamed “Bahubali.

Aich was born in Tipperah District (now Comilla District in Bangladesh), in a remote village named Dhamti.

Manohar Aich was the second Indian to win the Mr Universe title and the first Indian to win the title post-independence.

Manohar Aich did so in the 1952 NABBA Universe Championships.

Being only 4 feet 11 inches (1.50 m) tall, he was given the name “Pocket Hercules”.

He measured 54 inches (140 cm)chest with a waist of 23 inches (58 cm).

Manohar Aich passed away at 102 yrs old.

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