Hungarian born Joe Bugner, who played the sheriff in
“Buddy Goes West” starring Bud Spencer. Bugner a heavyweight boxing champ in
Europe who fought — and went the distance with — Muhammad Ali on two occasions.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.