Rikishi, as he’s famously known in wrestling, rose to fame when he joined the World Wrestling Federation (now World Wrestling Entertainment) in 1992. He initially performed in a group known as The Headshrinkers. He has competed in lots of events under the promotion which includes SummerSlam, Royal Rumble, and Survivor Series.
Prior to joining the WWF, the highly-rated Samoan-American wrestler performed under a number of promotions including Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, World Class Championship Wrestling, and Universal Wrestling Association.
He’s known in private life as Solofa F. Fatu Jr. and a member of the popular Anoaʻi family who are well-known in the wrestling world. Some members of the family include Rodney Anoaʻi (Yokozuna), Joe Anoaʻi (Roman Reigns), and Matt Anoaʻi (Rosey). He’s the brother of the late Eddie Fatu (Umaga), also a wrestler.
He has five children with a lady known as Talisua Fuavai. The children are named Jonathan, Joseph, Jeremiah, Joshua, and Thavana.
He won lots of titles during his days with the WWF, which include Intercontinental Champion, World Tag Team Champion, and WWE Tag Team Championship.
He joined the ‘WWE Hall of Fame’ in 2015.
He has appeared in lots of television programs including the series titled “Victorious”, which was produced by Nickelodeon.
Rikishi is a famous American wrestler, who was born on October 11, 1965. As a person born on this date, Rikishi is listed in our database as the 29th most popular celebrity for the day (October 11) and the 91st most popular for the year (1965).
People born on October 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Rikishi is the 787th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Rikishi's birthday, Rikishi is the 5608th most famous American and ranks 190th in famous people born in California, U.S.
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