HAWAII: Akebono

Armentrout, David; Armentrout, Patricia
January 2002
Important & Famous People;2002, p14
Taro Akebono was born in Hawaii in 1969. He is the first foreign wrestler to reach the highest rank of Yokozuna. His height is six feet and nine inch and weight is 231 kilogram. He is also one of the best wrestlers in the ancient Japanese sport of Sumo wrestling.


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