Andre the Giant is a big dude, big enough that his hand makes a beer can look like one of those mini Coca-Cola cans. Then, it’s understandable that it would take quite a few beers to get him going.
According to Richard English, you need to bring two bottles of vodka to the table just so that he’d catch a buzz. According to legend, he drank 16 bottles of wine back to back in four hours… just to prep for three professional wrestling matches, including a 20-man battle royal.
Perhaps his most impressive feat of not dying from alcohol poisoning is when he binged on 156 beers in one night. Naturally, he passed out in the hotel lobby. Being unable to wake or move the oversized beast, the hotel staff draped a large piano cover over him, and let him sleep it off right there. Know more.