Nasser El Sonbaty is dead. One of the greatest bodybuilding stars of the 90's died. Rumors says caused by kidney problems. It´s also said that he was preparing for a comeback.
Nasser was born in Germany 1965. He studies History, Policits and Socialogy at the University Augusburg.
He began with bodybuilding 1983. He had his pro debut in 1990 at the Finland Grand Prix.
He was able to qualify for the Mr. Olympia 1994; from that on he competed ninetimes at the Mr. O and was from 95-97 one of the tuffest competitors of Dorian Yates.
At the beginning of this year we had a throwback on his carreer in Body-Xtreme´s Tuesday Time Travel.
His last pro win was the Arnold Classic 1999. He and Kevin Levrone were the only ex-Arnold Champs who stayed away at the 25-anniversasy this year.
Nasser lived at the end in sunny San Diego/California.
His last appreance in Germany was at the 2002 Bavarian Championship, were we met him the first and last time.
We found maybe the last video in which Nasser appreared ( at 0:28min). The Video is from February 28th this year. You´ll find it by clicking on the videobox.
Rest in peace!