The Wild Samoans
Oct 6, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real names: Arthur “Afa” Anoa’i &
Leati “Sika” Anoa’i
Combined Weight: 624 lbs.
Date of birth:
From: The Isle of Samoa
Pro debut: 1979
Finishing move: Head Butt
- On April 12, 1980, The Wild Samoans defeated Ivan Putski & Tito Santana in Philadelphia, PA to capture the WWF World Tag Team titles.
- On September 9, 1980, The Wild Samoans defeated Tony Garea & Rene Goulet in Allentown, PA to regain the WWF World Tag Team titles.
- The Wild Samoans defeated Chief Jay Strongbow & Jules Strongbow on March 8, 1983 to win the WWF World Tag Team titles for a third time.
- In 2007, on the eve of Wrestlemania 23, The Wild Samoans were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. They were inducted by their sons.