The result was more than impressive — she has won over 50 beauty contests, has appeared on magazine covers more than times, her image decorated more than a hundred calendars, billboards across the country, and she was the highest paid model. She was a forerunner of such stars as Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield. Betty Brosmer born on August 2, lived her early childhood in Carmel but later, from about the age of ten, grew up in Los Angeles. The following year she visited New York City with her aunt and posed for pictures with a professional photographic studio; one of her photos was sold to Emerson Televisions for use in commercial advertising, and it became a widely-used promotional piece, printed in national magazines for several years thereafter. Betty returned to Los Angeles and was soon asked to pose for two of the most celebrated pin-up artists of the era, Alberto Vargas and Earl Moran. Encouraged, her aunt took her back to New York City again in , and this time they took up residency. She was also employed as a fashion model, and in posed for Christian Dior. Betty was pursued by Playboy magazine for an exclusive pictorial, and a photo shoot was set up in Beverly Hills.
Betty Brosmer born August 2, , later known by her married name Betty Weider , is an American bodybuilder and physical fitness expert. During the s, she was a popular commercial model and pin-up girl. After marrying entrepreneur Joe Weider in , she began a lengthy career as a spokesperson and trainer in the health and bodybuilding movements. She has been a longtime magazine columnist and co-authored several books on fitness and physical exercise. Her first name has sometimes been reported as Elizabeth, but she has stated that this is incorrect. She lived her early childhood in Carmel but later, from about the age of ten, grew up in Los Angeles. Naturally small and slight of frame, Brosmer embarked on a personal bodybuilding and weight training regimen before she was a teenager.
Newest Top Rated Most Viewed. TheFappening: Betty Brosmer Nude. She later became a fitness guru and co-founded the women's health magazine Sharpe Magazine. She was the highest-paid American pin-up girl of the 's. She was married to Canadian bodybuilder Joe Weider from until his death in
That future husband would turn out to be champion bodybuilder and magazine publisher Joe Weider. He first knew of Betty through his contact with Keith Bernard for fitness models. She was known to be his favorite model and he requested her more and more frequently after their first face-to-face meeting in Betty and Joe grew close due to their mutual professional and personal interests in fitness and psychology.