(UDHAYAM, UNITED STATES) – WWE hall of fame star Jimmy Snuka has died, aged 73.
His lawyer said the wrestler died at his son-in-law’s home in Florida surrounded by family and friends.
The Fijian-born former wrestler had spent time in a hospice for several conditions including dementia, though it’s not clear yet how he died.
In a statement on its website, WWE said it was saddened to learn of his death and hailed him as “the pioneer of high-flying offense” in the ring.
His daughter Tamina Snuka, also a WWE star, tweeted “I love you dad” with a picture of the two.