Legendary Hawaii wrestler 'King Curtis Iaukea' dies at age 73

King Curtis Iaukea
King Curtis Iaukea

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Family, friends and fans are remembering the life and career of legendary Hawaii wrestler, known as "King Curtis Iaukea."

He died Saturday in Honolulu.

Iaukea was a worldwide star in the 1960s and 1970s.

After he retired, he became a manager.

His last run on the national stage was in 1995, when he showed up in a WCW event to act as the master of Kevin Sullivan's "Dungeon of Doom."

Iaukea was 73 years old.

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