Andy Hug

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Birthday
7, 1964
Birthplace
Sursee, Switzerland
Death Date
Aug 24, 2000 (35)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1964
Birthplace
Sursee, Switzerland
Death Date
Aug 24, 2000 (35)

About

Karateka and heavyweight kickboxer who is considered one of the greatest of all time, but his career was cut short when died of leukemia.

Before Fame

He was a very talented youth soccer player, and began practicing karate at age 11, to help with bullying.

Trivia

Among his many accomplishments, he won gold medals at the 1985 and 1989 European Championships.

Family Life

His parents were Arthur Hug, and Madelaine Hug-Baumann.

Associated With

He is considered on par with heavyweight kickboxing legends such as Peter Aerts.