Chewbacca is a Wookiee. A Wookiee is totally not a Bigfoot, contrary to popular belief. Chewbacca is the companion of Han Solo, as well as the copilot the Millennium Falcon. Yeah, let's see your earth apes pilot a 747.
Chewbacca may be strong, but he just couldn't defeat Mace Windu in Season 1. Someone lost an arm after that.
Season 1: Punctuation Penguin