He is best known for his time in the WWWF/WWF, where he was a two-time World Tag Team Championship winner.
He began his career in 1967, after asking Bruno Sammartine for advice on how to be a wrestler.
Following his days as a wrestler, he became a very successful wrestling manager.
His brothers, Jimmy and Jerry, were both successful wrestlers, and he won one of his World Tag Team Championships with each brother.
He served as a manager for Hulk Hogan.