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Encyclopedia > Harry Fujiwara
Harry Fujiwara
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Ring name(s) Mr. Fuji
Master Fuji
The Devious One
The Samurai Warrior
Billed height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Billed weight 108 kg (239 lb)
Born May 4, 1935 (1935-05-04) (age 72)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Billed from Tokyo, Japan

Harry Fujiwara (born May 4, 1935 in Honolulu, Hawaii), known best by the ring name Mr. Fuji, is a former all time heel professional wrestler, who is best known for his work as a manager. As a manager, he would often throw salt in the eyes of face wrestlers. Although he was billed as Japanese, he was in fact a Japanese-American born in Hawaii. is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... For the city and county of Honolulu, see City & County of Honolulu. ... Tokyo Metropolis (東京都 Tōkyō-to) is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and, unique among the prefectures, provides certain municipal services characteristic of a city. ... is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar). ... For the city and county of Honolulu, see City & County of Honolulu. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... In professional wrestling, a manager is a character who is paired with a wrestler. ... In professional wrestling, a face or babyface is a character who is portrayed as heroic relative to the heel wrestlers, who are analagous to villains. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


As a wrestler, Mr. Fuji held the World Wrestling Federation's WWF Tag Team Championship several times with different partners including Professor Toru Tanaka (3 times when the company was known as the WWF), with one of their reigns being the third longest tag team title reign in the WWE/F/WF, and also Mr. Saito (twice when it was known as the WWF). Fuji is one of the most respected tag team wrestlers in World Wrestling Federation history, having held one half of the World Tag Team titles longer than any other wrestler. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... The World Tag Team Championship is a professional wrestling world tag team championship in World Wrestling Entertainment. ... Charles Charlie Kalani, Jr. ... ...


Fuji would "blind" his opponents by throwing salt in their eyes. He would carry a little bag of salt in his tights. The throwing of the salt was a take-off on what sumo wrestlers do as they enter the ring. The meaning is said to be a way to invite good luck before the match. This was particularly emphasized when Mr. Fuji managed Yokozuna. Although Fuji wore a traditional Japanese Kimono while managing Yokozuna, he is best known for wearing a tuxedo and bowler hat. This was done to be reminiscent of the James Bond villain Oddjob played by fellow wrestler Harold Sakata in the 1964 Bond film Goldfinger, This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... A traditional wedding kimono The kimono literally something worn) is the national costume of Japan. ... Flemings image of James Bond; commissioned to aid the Daily Express comic strip artists. ... Oddjob is a henchman to the villain Auric Goldfinger in the James Bond film and novel, Goldfinger. ... Harold Sakata playing Oddjob Toshiyuki Harold Sakata (July 1, 1920 – July 29, 1982) was a Japanese American film actor most famous for his role as the villain Oddjob in the James Bond film Goldfinger. ... Goldfinger is the third film in the James Bond series, and the third to star Sean Connery as the MI6 agent. ...


Among the wrestlers who were victimized by the blinding salt were Rick Martel, Chief Jay Strongbow, Jules Strongbow, Bret Hart and Ricky Steamboat. Richard Vigneault (born March 18, 1956) is a Québécois former professional wrestler, best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) between 1980 and 1995 under the ring name Rick Martel. ... Chief Jay Strongbow. ... Categories: American professional wrestlers | Professional wrestling stubs ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Before joining the WWF, he had a career in Hawaii with Peter Maivia's Wrestling Hawaii. He often was associated with one of Hawaii's biggest heels, Tor Kamata. Peter Maivia (born 1935 - died June 13, 1982) was a professional wrestler better known as High Chief Peter Maivia. ...


After leaving wrestling, Fujiwara retired to the city of Knoxville, Tennessee. In 1997, he sued the makers of the video game WCW vs. nWo World Tour claiming that the character Master Fuji was based on him. The outcome of the lawsuit is unknown. He also works as a ticket taker and usher at a Regal Cinema movie theater in Knoxville. Nickname: Location within the U.S. State of Tennessee. ... WCW vs nWo: World Tour is a video game released in 1997 on the Nintendo 64 game console. ...


Fujiwara operated a training dojo out of Jefferson City, Tennessee, and Dandridge, Tennessee, until 2001. Jefferson City is a city located in Jefferson County, Tennessee. ... Dandridge is a town located in Jefferson County, Tennessee. ...


Mr. Fuji was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on March 31, 2007 by Don Muraco. Mr. Fuji was also in a wheelchair at the time of the induction, due to 9 knee operations in two years. WWE Hall of Fame logo, 2004-present. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... Don Muraco (Born Don Morrow on September 10, 1949), also known as The Magnificent Muraco was a Hawaiian professional wrestler in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Look up induction in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...

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Finishing and signature moves

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Wrestlers managed by Mr. Fuji

George Steele, better known as George The Animal Steele, real name William James (Jim) Myers (b. ... Don Muraco (Born Don Morrow on September 10, 1949), also known as The Magnificent Muraco was a Hawaiian professional wrestler in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. ... Shoji Ozawa ), born March 6, 1947 in Tsubame, Niigata, Japan, is a former professional wrestler. ... James Henry Jim Neidhart (born August 2, 1956), is a professional wrestler, best known for his appearances in the 1980s and 1990s in the World Wrestling Federation as Jim The Anvil Neidhart. ... Sika battles Rocky Johnson Sika Anoai was a professional wrestler and is the brother of wrestler Afa Anoai. ... James Harris (born May 28, 1950 in Senatobia, Mississippi) is an American professional wrestler, better known as Kamala. ... Demolition was a professional wrestling tag team in the late 80s / early 90s World Wrestling Federation made up of Ax (Bill Eadie), Smash (Barry Darsow), and later Crush (Brian Adams). ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Powers of Pain The Powers of Pain were a professional wrestling tag team in the late 1980s. ... Sionne Valahi Sionne Valahi is a professional wrestler best known under the name of The Barbarian. ... Terry Szopinski (born March 28, 1962 in Pompano Beach, Florida) is a professional wrestler better known as The Warlord. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Jeffrey Jeff Leonard Jarrett (born April 14, 1967) is an American professional wrestler. ... The Orient Express, is a former tag team that competed in the WWE. The original members of the Orient Express were Pat Tanaka and Akio Sato, with manager Mr. ... Pat Tanaka Pat Tanaka (born Patrick Tanaka on August 5, 1963 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is a professional wrestler. ... Akio Sato (born February 13, 1953) is a professional wrestler, best known for his appearances in the World Wresting Federation as Sato. ... Paul Diamond Tom Boric was a professional wrestler better known as Paul Diamond. ... Brian Adams (born April 14, 1964) is a former actor and professional wrestler. ... Rodney Anoai (October 2, 1966 – October 22, 2000) was an American professional wrestler, most commonly known as Yokozuna. ... James (Jim) Cornette (born September 17, 1961) is an American professional wrestling manager, commentator, promoter, and booker. ... Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian professional wrestler who was most known for his time in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... James (Jim) Cornette (born September 17, 1961) is an American professional wrestling manager, commentator, promoter, and booker. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

Championships and accomplishments

  • International Wrestling Alliance
  • IWA Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Tiger Jeet Singh
  • Mid-Pacific Promotions
  • NWA Hawaiian Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Karl Von Steiger
  • NWA San Francisco
  • PWI ranked him # 445 of the 500 best singles wrestlers during the "PWI Years" in 2003.
  • Other Titles
  • British Empire Commonwealth Championship (1 time)

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