Yusuf Turk - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of Yusuf Turk, with his Career History, real name, age, height and weight, the Promotions he worked for, all the Face/Heel turns, the Championship Titles he won, his Finishers, Theme Songs, Tag Teams and Stables, his appearance changes through the years, and more.

Yusuf Omar (ユセフ・オマー) was born in Toyohara, Japan (present-day Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia) on May 23, 1931.

He died on October 18, 2013 at the age of 82.

He is known for his roles as a comedic wrestler for the JWA, as a founding member of NJPW (being one of their first referees), and talent scouting during his second stint at the company.

Profile Info

  • Gender Male
  • Real Name Yusuf Omar (ユセフ・オマー)
  • Ring Names
    • Yusuf Turk ( August 6, 1954 - October 18, 2013)
    • Killer Mike Yusuf ( February 1, 1954 - August 5, 1954)
  • Born May 23, 1931
  • Died October 18, 2013 (aged 82)
  • Nationality Nationality: JapanJapan, Nationality: RussiaRussia, Nationality: TurkeyTurkey
  • Birth Place Toyohara, Japan (present-day Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia)
  • Billed From
    • Turkey ( February 1, 1954 - December 7, 1963)
  • Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
  • Weight
    • 198 lbs (90 kg)
  • Notes He is known for his roles as a comedic wrestler for the JWA, as a founding member of NJPW (being one of their first referees), and talent scouting during his second stint at the company.

Career History

  • Roles
    • Referee ( February 27, 1980 - October 18, 2013)
    • Ambassador ( February 27, 1980 - February 22, 1989)
    • Referee ( January 1, 1958 - February 28, 1973)
    • Wrestler ( February 1, 1954 - December 7, 1963)
    • Actor ( January 1, 1956 - December 31, 1964)
  • Promotions / Brands
    Promotionfromto
    Promotion New Japan Pro WrestlingNJPW February 27, 1980 February 22, 1989
    Promotion New Japan Pro WrestlingNJPW January 13, 1972 February 28, 1973
    Promotion Japanese Wrestling AssociationJWA July 1, 1954 December 7, 1971
  • Images History
    Jan 2005
    Jan 2005
    Feb 1980
    Feb 1980
    Jan 1972
    Jan 1972
    Dec 1963
    Dec 1963
    Jan 1959
    Jan 1959

  • Finishers
    • Flying Knee Drop ( February 1, 1954 - December 7, 1963)
    • Surfboard Stretch ( February 1, 1954 - December 7, 1963)

Titles & Accomplishments

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