Chris Dickerson continues fight

Chris Dickerson survives major health scare to celebrate 81st Birthday.

1982 Mr. Olympia Chris Dickerson has survived two major heath complications to celebrate his 81st birthday on 25 August, 2020.

Dickerson suffered a major heart attach last March while he was in hospital after he fell and broke his hip.

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Bill Pearl, a long time friend and training partner of Chris has been keeping his fans and friends updated with all the latest news about Dickerson.

Bill has recently published a new update about Chris a day before he celebrates his 81st birthday.

While Chris was in hospital recovering from the major heart attack he suffered, he also unfortunately was infected with covid-19 (coronavirus).

According to Bill Pearl, Chris managed to survive both the heart attack he suffered and managed to beat covid-19.

Bill Pearl also encouraged friends and fans to write to Chris by publishing his postal address.

Full message by Bill Pearl:


As many of you know Chris Dickerson fell at his home in March of 2020, and suffered a factured hip. After surgery, he experienced a massive heart attack and was put on a ventilator in the ICU. Following several days and failed attempts to bring him off the device, he received a pacemaker.

Surviving this, Chris was moved to a care facility for rehabilitation, where unfortunately, he contracted Covid 19. Again, he won another life-theatening battle.

Proudly, on August 25, 2020, Chris plans to celebrate his 81st birthday. Please help us wish him the Best of Good Wishes for that memorable day….and going forward.

If you would care to drop him a note, his current address is:

1701 N. E, 26TH STREET
RM. 367
(He can Not receive visitors or phone calls.) would like to wish Chris a happy and healthy birthday.