Ron hosted both the 1980 and 1981 Miss America Pageants.
Ron has written two detective novels, Night Shadows (1994) and East Beach (1995).
Ron's role of Tarzan wasn't the only 30s icon he played -- he also starred in the superhero version of the pulp character known as "The Man Of Bronze," in Doc Savage (1975).
Ron's varsity letter sweater is on display at Amarillo High School in Texas, where he graduated.
Ron is 6 feet 4 inches tall.