Two-time American Wrestling Association Globe Heavyweight Champ who became probably one of the most well-known wrestlers from the 1940’s. He passed on from cardiovascular disease at age group 50 and was inducted in to the Professional Wrestling Hall of Popularity in 2012. He and his mom fled Russia for France through the Russian Trend in 1917. He later on offered as an engineer in the French Navy for five years. He previously originally designed to become a attorney, but his lifelong have a problem with a symptoms referred to as acromegaly avoided him from doing this. His delivery name was Maurice Tillet. He participated in a number of fits against wrestler and acting professional Tor Johnson, who was simply billed as The Swedish Angel.