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Rodney Anoai (1966–2000)


The man who would eventually become known as Yokozuna was born in San Francisco on October 22, 1966. He came from a wrestling family, as his uncles were Afa Anoai and Sika Anoai. He was trained by his uncles and Sam Fatu as a teenager and wrestled in Alabama and the USWA under the name Kokina Anoai. He already weighed 400 pounds. In Japan, he would... See full bio »

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Known For

King of the Ring
King of the Ring Yokozuna
(1993)
WWF Superstars
WWF Superstars Yokozuna
(1992-1996)
WWF Prime-Time Wrestling
(1992)
WWF Action Zone
WWF Action Zone Yokozuna
(1994)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self | Archive footage
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 1997 Aar Ya Paar
Yokozuna (uncredited)
 1996 The Mirror Has Two Faces
Sumo Wrestler on TV (uncredited)
 1996 WXW Rage TV (TV Series)
Wild Samoan Kokina (1996)
 1993-1996 WWE Raw (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode #4.33 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.23 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.14 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.12 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #4.11 (1996) ... Yokozuna
 1992-1996 WWF Superstars (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode dated 24 February 1996 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #9.37 (1996) ... Yokozuna
- Episode dated 9 September 1995 (1995) ... Yokozuna
- Episode dated 6 May 1995 (1995) ... Yokozuna
- Episode dated 24 July 1993 (1993) ... Yokozuna
 1995 WWF: U.K. Fan Favorites (Video)
Yokozuna
 1994 WWF Action Zone (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Yokozuna
 1994 Bret Hitman Hart (Video)
Yokozuna
 1994 Bloopers, Bleeps and Bodyslams (Video)
Yokozuna
 1994 WWF: WrestleFest '94 (Video)
Yokozuna
 1994 Monday Night Raw Prime Cuts Uncut (Video)
Yokozuna
 1992-1994 WWF Challenge (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode dated 2 January 1994 (1994) ... Yokozuna
- Episode #6.51 (1992) ... Yokozuna
 1994 Inside the WWF (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 WWF: Grudges, Gripes and Grunts (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 Global Warfare (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 WWF: Smack 'Em Whack 'Em (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 Bashed in the USA (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 Invasion of the Bodyslammers (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 WWF Mania (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode dated 16 January 1993 (1993) ... Yokozuna
 1993 German Fan Favorites (Video)
Yokozuna
 1993 Rampage Bercy '93 (Video)
Yokozuna
 1992 WWF Prime-Time Wrestling (TV Series)
Yokozuna
- Episode dated 28 December 1992 (1992) ... Yokozuna
 1991 L'homme au masque d'or
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Yokozuna

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Is the brother of former WWE superstar Rosey (Matt Anoai) (1970-2017). See more »

Trademark:

The Banzai Drop

Nickname:

Yokozuna See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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