Arnold Schwarzenegger: this great news shared by the actor on social networks Actor and former governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger has been a US citizen for forty years. The star did not stop expressing his pride on social media.
At 76 years old, Arnold Schwarzenegger did not speak this weekend to announce the premiere of a new film in which he would play the lead role, but rather to remember one of the most notable moments of his life, which took place on September 17, 1983. .
“Forty years ago I became an American citizen,” Arnold Schwarzenegger wrote on his Instagram account, accompanying this message of pride with a series of photographs taken between Europe, when he was a child and the United States. “I owe everything to the United States. Born in Austria, made in America,” he added.
The former bodybuilder turned Hollywood movie star and later governor of California also shared the speech he gave at the Republican National Convention in 2004.
“My fellow Americans, this is an incredible moment for me. To think that a formerly skinny Austrian kid could become governor of the state of California is an immigrant’s dream. At school, when the teacher talked about the United States, I dreamed of coming here. (…) As long as I live, I will never forget the day I raised my right hand and took the oath of citizenship,” the actor and father declared at the time, adding that he walked “all day with the American flag lit.” his shoulders.”