Solofa Fatu Jr. is an American professional wrestler, best known under the ring names Rikishi and Fatu with World Wrestling Entertainment, where he is a one-time Intercontinental Champion, two-time World Tag Team Champion, and one-time WWE Tag Team Champion. He is a member of the Anoa’i family of Samoan wrestlers. Born on October 11th, 1965 in San Francisco, California to Afa and Solofa Fatu Sr., Solofa Jr. started his wrestling career at the age of 10 years old. After spending time training in Australia and Japan under some of the biggest names in wrestling (including his uncle Fuavai), he made his debut for WWC as Rikishi. Over the next few years, he won numerous championships throughout Mexico along with other promotions before signing with WWE in 1997. Throughout his time with WWE (which included stints as part of The Headbangers (with Road Dogg)

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