Was best man at Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver's wedding in April 1986.
Bodybuilding Titles: 1976 Mr. Olympia 1981 Mr. Olympia
During the first ever "worlds strongest man" competition, he dislocated his knee during the refrigerator carring race. The scene was not edited for CBS and was shown and even instant replayed. During an interview immediately following the race (while lying on a stretcher) he claimed that they told him it was broken but he said being a chiropractor he knew it was just dislocated.
Inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame in 2013.
Credited as director of movie within a movie in Last Action Hero (1993) starring his friend Schwarzenegger.