Takeru Kobayashi

Takeru Kobayashi

Japanese competitive eater
, also known as Takeru "Tsunami" Kobayashi, is a Japanese competitive eater. Described as "the godfather of competitive eating", Kobayashi is a six-time champion of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest and is widely credited with popularizing the sport of competitive eating.Wikipedia
BornMarch 15, 1978
HometownNagano, Japan
Net worth$3 million
Height5'8" (1.727m)


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