American wrestlerDied when: 70 years 73 days (842 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
James Arthur Harris (May 28, 1950 – August 9, 2020), better known by his ring name Kamala, was an American professional wrestler.Nicknamed "The Ugandan Giant", Kamala portrayed a fearsome and simpleminded Ugandan.
He wrestled barefoot, clad only in a loincloth, his face painted with war paint and two stars and a moon painted on his torso.
During his ring entrance, Kamala sported an African mask and wielded a spear and shield.He is best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation (now WWE) over the course of numerous runs in the company between 1984 and 1993.
As Kamala in the 1980s, Harris feuded and drew money with the biggest stars in the wrestling business, including Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant.
Kamala was one of the few wrestlers who bodyslammed Andre the Giant on natonal television.