But that isn't really what he's remembered for. Williams had an odd physique, which included the impression that his head was connected directly to his shoulders, and he was universally known as "No-Neck." Walt No-Neck Williams.
Interviewer: "Why do they call you No-Neck?"
Williams: "Cuz I got no neck."
Williams died Saturday in Texas at age 72. His death was reported Wednesday. His nickname will live forever.