Anette Busch - Female Sumo Wrestler

Posted by on Monday, September 15, 2014 Under: Photography

Anette Busch (1882 – 1969) was an Estonian strong woman and wrestler who fled to Japan to escape the Russian Revolution in 1917. While there, she became the first female sumo wrestler from outside of Japan and saw huge success beating all opponents who stood before her, most of which were men.

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