Starred in a pilot for an adventure series called, "Big Foot Wallace" in which he played a modern-day mountain man.
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Chuck Conners | Martin Herbert
6' 5½" (1.97 m)
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[In 1989] I was a bum of a hitter just not cut out for the majors. But, I will never forget Stan's kindness. When he finished watching me cut away at the ball, Stan slapped me on the back and told me to keep swinging.
In a 1997 biography titled "The Man Behind the Rifle", author David Fury says that "Chuck" Connors acquired his nickname while an athlete playing first base. He had a habit of calling to the pitcher: "Chuck it to me, baby, chuck it to me!".
Towering height and athletic physique