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In Photos: Remembering Antonio Inoki -- From wrestling star to national lawmaker in Japan

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Antonio Inoki, right, poses with Shintaro Ishihara during a press conference to announce his candidacy in the House of Councillors election under Nippon Ishin (the Japan Innovation Party), at the Diet building on June 5, 2013. The party was co-headed by Ishihara and Toru Hashimoto. (Mainichi/Taro Fujii)

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