Chachi thinks his life is over when he is diagnosed with diabetes on the eve of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour with the Beach Boys.
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The parachute that Chachi uses in the skydiving scene is a Para-Commander, one of the last high-performance conical chutes made before rectangular ram air chutes became popular. See more
After Chachi is diagnosed with diabetes he tells Fonzi that if he misses a single insulin shot he will "be history." Missing an insulin shot is not fatal to diabetics and they can often go days without insulin before feeling any major effects. See more