Koichi Wajima

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Birthday
21, 1943
Birthplace
Japan
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
21, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Japan

About

Undisputed Junior Middleweight Champion of the World from Hokkaido. He won WBA and WBC titles.

Before Fame

He worked as a truck driver in Tokyo after graduating from middle school.

Trivia

He appeared on various game shows and TV dramas after retirement, a path taken by many Japanese ex-boxers.

Family Life

His brother-in-law became owner of a dumpling store in Tokyo.

Associated With

He and Spanish fighter Javier Castillejo have both been WBA Middleweight Champions.