Super-heavyweight wrester in the WCW and World Wrestling Federation was billed standing at 6'4", 450lbs.
He started out in the American Wrestling Association on the advice of a friend who remembered him from his college football days.
After several years in Japan he joined the World Championship Wrestling promotion, where he squared off in a bloody match against Cactus Jack.
Born Leon Allen White, he had one son, Jesse White, who signed a developmental contract with the WWE.
In the WWF he wrestled against The Undertaker, losing only after the interference of Paul Bearer, the Undertaker's former manager.