Kyoko Kimura Wiki – Kyoko Kimura Biography
Kyoko Kimura is a retired Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial artist. Throughout her 14-year career, she competed in Big Japan Pro Wrestling, Ibuki, Ice Ribbon, JWP Joshi Puroresu, NEO Japan Ladies Pro Wrestling, and World Wonder Ring Stardom, among other promotions. She is best known for her Jamaican flag shirt and a puffed afro that at one point stood at roughly one foot tall. She is known for wrestling in barbed wire deathmatches as well as her singles bouts. She retired from professional wrestling in January 2017.
Kimura started her professional wrestling career in the JWP Joshi Puroresu promotion, making her debut on July 20, 2003. She remained with the promotion in a small role for over two years, before quitting in late 2005 and becoming a freelancer. During the following years, Kimura made appearances for promotions such as Ibuki, Oz Academy, and Pro Wrestling Wave, while also making her debut in deathmatches.
Kimura’s first major role in professional wrestling came in the NEO Japan Ladies Pro Wrestling promotion, where, in 2008, she became the leader of the villainous Revolucion Amandla stable, which also included Tomoka Nakagawa and Atsuko Emoto, with whom Kimura held the NEO Tag Team Championship. In October 2009, Revolucion Amandla also made a tour of Mexico. Kimura remained a regular for NEO until the promotion folded in December 2010, with her stable being involved in major storyline rivalries with Las Cachorras Orientales (Etsuko Mita and Mima Shimoda) and Passion Red
Facts You Need to Know
19 March 1977 (age 43 years), Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
22 January 2017
Passing through the Woods
Kyoko Kimura Age
Kyoko Kimura is 43 years old. She was born on March 19, 1977, in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan.
Hana Kimura Cause of Death
Japanese professional wrestler Hana Kimura passed away at the age of 22, after posting images of self-harm and a suicide note on social media.
Kimura had posted images of self-mutilation on Twitter along with the message: “Nearly 100 frank opinions every day. I couldn’t deny that I was hurt. I’m dead. Thank you for giving me a mother. It was a life I wanted to be loved. Thank you to everyone who supported me. I love it. I’m weak, ‘m sorry. I don’t want to be human anymore. It was a life I wanted to be loved. Thank you, everyone, I love you. Bye.”
Hana post suggests that she had been subject to abuse from fans and critics on social media.
Japanese wrestling promotion Stardom confirmed the news with a statement on its website.
“Stardom fans, we are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away. Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends. We appreciate your support during this difficult time.”
We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away.
Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends.
We appreciate your support during this difficult time.
— We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) May 23, 2020