October 19, 1966, Berlin – Soviet light heavyweight Vladimir Belyaev of Kiev, Ukraine jerks 190kg in the 3rd attempt, sets a world record in total (485kg) and wins the 1966 World championship.
World Record by Vladimir Belyaev
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