1: Akebono Sumo legend, known for his WWE WrestleMania 21 appearance, has passed away at 54.

2: Standing at over 6'8" tall, Akebono was a force to be reckoned with both in the sumo ring and WWE.

3: Born Chadwick Rowan, Akebono achieved great success in sumo wrestling before transitioning to professional wrestling.

4: Akebono's appearance at WWE's WrestleMania 21 in 2005 was a memorable moment for fans around the world.

5: As a sumo legend, Akebono won multiple championships, solidifying his status as one of the greatest in the sport.

6: After retiring from sumo wrestling, Akebono continued to make waves in the wrestling world through his WWE appearances.

7: With his larger-than-life presence and unmatched skill, Akebono left a lasting legacy in both sumo and professional wrestling.

8: Fans of Akebono will always remember his incredible performances and the impact he had on the world of wrestling.

9: Rest in peace to the legendary Akebono, whose contributions to both sumo and WWE will never be forgotten.