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Jimmy Snuka (I) (1943–2017)


Jimmy Snuka is a classic example of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) (formerly known as World Wrestling Federation (WWF)) bad guy who became a baby-face (a good guy) without trying. Originally a "heel", he came into the WWE under the guidance of heel manager Capt. Lou Albano. After receiving many title shots at the WWE Championship, which he... See full bio »

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Known For

Eastern Championship Wrestling
Eastern Championship Wrestling 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
(1993)
WWF Championship Wrestling
WWF Championship Wrestling 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
(1983-1984)
WCW Monday Nitro
WCW Monday Nitro 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
(2000)
Spectrum Wrestling
Spectrum Wrestling 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
(1984)

Filmography

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 2013 Queen City
The Bone Collector (as 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka)
 1993-2010 WWE Raw (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- WWE Old School (2010) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #17.11 (2009) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #17.9 (2009) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Mr. McMahon Appreciation Night/WWE Draft (2007) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #13.44 (2005) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2008 Wrestlers Rescue (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2006 Hulk Hogan: The Ultimate Anthology (Video)
Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka
 2006 NWS: Women's J-Cup Tournament (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2006 WXW: The Night of Champions (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2005 XWF: In Your Face (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2005 UPW: Overload (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2005 WXW: Sportsfest (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2003 WWE Smackdown! (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #4.32 (2003) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2002 UPW: The Home of the Brave II (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 2000 WCW Monday Nitro (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #5.17 (2000) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1994 ECW Hardcore Heaven 1994 (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1994 ECW The Night the Line Was Crossed (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1994 ECW When Worlds Collide (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1994 Monday Night Raw Prime Cuts Uncut (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1993 Eastern Championship Wrestling (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #1.35 (1993) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #1.34 (1993) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #1.32 (1993) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #1.29 (1993) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #1.28 (1993) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1993 ECW Super Summer Sizzler Spectacular (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1983-1992 World Wrestling Federation (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 31 January 1992 (1992) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 21 January 1991 (1991) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 18 February 1985 (1985) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 28 December 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 22 January 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1992 Supertape 92 (Video)
Jimmy Superfly Snuka
 1992 Best of WrestleMania (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1989-1991 Saturday Night's Main Event (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #6.4 (1991) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #5.1 (1989) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #4.7 (1989) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode #4.6 (1989) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1991 WWF UK Rampage '91 (TV Movie)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1990 WWF Challenge (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 9 December 1990 (1990) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 30 July 1990 (1990) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1989-1990 WWF Superstars (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 1 December 1990 (1990) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 7 July 1990 (1990) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 3 March 1990 (1990) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 28 October 1989 (1989) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 21 October 1989 (1989) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1990 WWF World Tour (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1990 Wrestling Superheroes (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1990 WWF Supertape Vol. 1 (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1989 Fan Favourites (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1986 AWA: WrestleRock (Video)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1986 Best of the WWF Volume 9 (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1986 The WWF's Grand Slams (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1986 Villains of the Squared Circle (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1986 WWF's Inside the Steel Cage (Video)
Jimmy Snuka
 1986 WWF Grudge Matches (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 WWF All-Star Wrestling (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 18 May 1985 (1985) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 11 May 1985 (1985) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 1 (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 3 (Video)
Jimmy Superfly Snuka
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 4 (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 Highlights of Wrestlemania (Video short)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 Roddy Piper's Greatest Hits (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 The WWF's Most Unusual Matches (Video)
Superfly Jimmy Snuka
 1985 Wrestling's Bloopers, Bleeps and Bodyslams! (Video)
Jimmy Superfly Snuka
 1983-1984 WWF Championship Wrestling (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 29 September 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 9 June 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 14 April 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 22 January 1983 (1983) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 1 January 1983 (1983) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1984 Spectrum Wrestling (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 31 March 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 18 February 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 21 January 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
 1984 Wrestling at the Chase (TV Series)
'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
- Episode dated 28 January 1984 (1984) ... 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

James Reiher | 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka | The Superfly

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

His son, James Reiher Jr., is a professional wrestling who goes by the name Jimmy Snuka Jr. and Solo. See more »

Trademark:

Tiger or leopard pattern wrestling tights See more »

Nickname:

Superfly See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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