Hana Kimura Biography
Hana Kimura was a Japanese reality TV star and professional wrestler, who wrestled for Stardom. She was best known for starring on Netflix show Terrace House.
Hana Kimura Age
Kimura was born on September 3, 1997, in Yokohama, Japan. At the time of her death on May 23, 2020, she was 22 years old.
Hana Kimura Height
Kimura stood at a height of 5 ft 5 in (165 cm) and weighed 128 lb (58 kg).
Hana Kimura Family / Parents
Kimura was the daughter of Kyoko Kimura and her anonymous father. Her mom is a professional wrestler who had 14 years career before retiring in January of 2017. Her mom is married to Isao Kobayashi, a professional wrestler by trade. It is not known if she has any siblings.
Hana Kimura Boyfriend
Kimura was very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she was in any relationship. There are also no rumors of her being in any past relationship with anyone.
Hana Kimura Net Worth
Kimura’s net worth is currently under review. However, the information will be updated soon.
Hana Kimura Career
Kimura trained at Wrestle-1’s Professional Wrestling University. On August 21, 2005, she won the DDT Ironman Heavymetalweight Championship one time at a live event in Tokyo, then lost the title to her mother Kyoko.
On March 30, 2016, Kimura debuted against Reika Saiki in a losing effort for Wrestle-1. The pair wrestled against each other many times throughout 2016 for Wrestle-1.
On August 7, 2016, she wrestled against her mother in a match. She captured her first title, the JWP Junior Championship, by defeating Yako Fujigasaki in a tournament final on September 18, 2016. Around this time, she also began appearing in Stardom.
On October 2, 2016, she teamed with her mom and Kagetsu to capture the Artist of Stardom Championship. On January 3, 2017, the team vacated the titles when Kimura was injured. One week before, she also lost her JWP Junior Championship on December 28, 2016, to Yako Fujigasaki. She eventually became a member of Stardom’s heel stable, Oedo Tai.
Her mom retired on January 22, 2017. On March 21, 2019, Hana Kimura announced she was leaving Wrestle-1. Later on, on March 25, 2019, she officially joined Stardom. On April 14, 2019, at the 2019 Stardom draft, she was named leader of the International Army faction. The faction was renamed, “Tokyo Cyber Squad”, on April 21, 2019.
In September 2019, Kimura joined Terrace House. On January 4, 2020, she along with Mayu Iwatani, Giulia, and Arisa Hoshiki made an appearance at New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 14 event at the Tokyo Dome in a dark tag team match.
Hana Kimura Death
Kimura dead on May 23, 2020, at the age of 22. Her cause of death is not yet known however hours earlier, she had posted self-harm images and tweeted:
Nearly 100 frank opinions every day. I couldn’t deny that I was hurt. I’m dead. Thank you for giving me a mother. It was a life I wanted to be loved. Thank you to everyone who supported me. I love it. I’m weak, I’m sorry. I don’t want to be a human anymore. It was a life I wanted to be loved. Thank you, everyone. I love you. Bye.
— Hana Kimura, Twitter
Her death was announced by her wrestling organization Stardom Wrestling on Saturday.
‘We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away. Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends. We appreciate your support during this difficult time.’