Antonio Inoki

by Jack Ol 20 Jan,2016
Antonio Inoki
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Antonio Inoki
  • Birth Place Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Famous Name Antonio Inoki
  • Father Sajiro Inoki
  • Net Worth $5 Million
  • Salary $200,000
  • Nationality Japanese
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Married No
  • Married to Mitsuko Baisho (m. 1971–1987) Tazuko Tada (died. 2019)
  • Divorce Yes
  • Children 1 daughter (Hiroko)

Antonio Inoki born as Muhammad Hussain Inoki is a Japanese former professional wrestler who was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2010. He is currently a mixed martial arts promoter, and politician. He is also the Member of the House of Councillors.

His born name was Muhammad Hussain Inoki, but he is well known by Antonio Inoki. This living legend was born in the year 1943, on February 20 in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. He is Japanese by nationality. His star sign is Scorpio. He also holds the citizenship of America. 

Inoki's Net worth and Properties

Inoki earned quite well during his wrestling career and makes huge money currently as a MMA promoter. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be about $5 million. He lives in a huge mansion in Japan. 

He earns a fortune amount of salary. His total salary boosted his net worth. He is socially active in social networking sites. People followed him on Twitter and others. Moreover, info about his bio & career can be easily taken from wiki & others.

Antonio Inoki Wife and Children

Inoki is a divorcee and is currently single. Earlier, in 1971, he married his first wife Mitsuko Baisho, who is an actress. However, after 16 years of their marriage, they filed divorced and unfortunately they separated from each other. Th4 divorce was finalized in 1987. They together have a child named Hiroko, a daughter.

Antonio Inoki and his first wife Mitsuko Baisho SOURCE: Xoom.it

His daughter is married to Simon Inoki, who in 2005 was named President of NJPW.

Inoki tied the knot with his second wife Tazuko Tada. There is no details about their marriage and love life, however, his spouse passed away on August 27, 2019.

Controversy

In 1990; he accepted Islam religion during a pilgrimage to Karbala, the Shiite holy city in Iraq. He also changed his name to Muhammad Hussain Inoki. 

Family and Professional Career

Inoki was born to Sajiro Inoki who was also a politician. His father was also a businessman, unfortunately, his father died when he was five years old. He learned karate at the early age of his life. He also played basketball at his school time. In the year 1960, he went to Japan and gets connected with the Japan Wrestling Association, where he worked for 6 years.

He also took part in Tokyo Pro Wrestling and New Japan Pro Wrestling too. He spent his 34 years of his career in the wrestling world. In the year 1994, he announced retirement from his wrestling game. He also has strong political careers, after his retirement from wrestling he oriented towards his political career. 

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