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Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dead at age 73, lawyer says

Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dead at age 73, lawyer says

Wrestler Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka died Sunday afternoon at the age of 73, his lawyer said.

Snuka's attorney, Robert Kirwan, said Snuka passed away at noon CST at his son-in-law's home in Florida.

"He's battled various medical ailments for over a year and half," Kirwan said. "He's at rest and he is at peace. I came to know him like a friend and his family are my friends. I feel like I have lost a good client and a good friend."

Kirwan had represented Snuka through court proceedings involving the 1983 death of Snuka's girlfriend, Nancy Argentino. Earlier this month, a Lehigh County judge dismissed homicide charges against the retired...