14 July 1955|
|Height||176 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||98 kg (216 lb)|
|Weight class||100 kg|
|Club||SC Einheit Dresden, Dresden|
|Updated on 13 November 2016.|
Michael Hennig (born 14 July 1955 in Ebersbach) is a East German male former weightlifter, who competed in the 100 kg category and represented East Germany at international competitions. He won the gold medal in the clean & jerk at the 1980 World Weightlifting Championships lifting 217.5 kg. He participated at the 1980 Summer Olympics.
- "Weightlifting World Championships Seniors Statistics - 2007 World Championships - Michael Hennig" (PDF). iwf.net. p. 102-125. Retrieved 23 June 2016.