At one point the world's heaviest living person, he weighed in at 1,315 pounds. By 2012, his weight was down to just over 400 pounds.
During his high school years, he weighed just over two hundred and fifty pounds.
He never accepted an opportunity to partake in gastric bypass surgery.
After his first wife divorced him, he married a woman named Claudia Solis. At the time of his second marriage (in 2008), he was approximately 700 pounds.
Although he did not coach Uribe, Biggest Loser trainer Bob Harper inspired numerous other overweight people to drop pounds through diet and exercise.