Kazuzo Kudo





Kazuzo Kudo


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Aomori Prefecture, Japan
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Kazuzo Kudo, 9th dan

Born in 1898 in Aomori Prefecture, graduated, in 1935, from the physical education department of the Tokyo Education University, the president of which at that time was judo founder, Jigoro Kano. Although Kudo begun judo training the year before he entered the university, after he came under Kano's tutelage, he immediately displayed great talent that in only a year he was third dan and Kano's most outstanding pupil.

from 1938 to 1939, Kudo, then fifth dan, lived through his golden years. In addition to winning all of the major judo contests in the country, he also established the yet unbeaten record of three successive championship crowns in the annual Great Kodokan Red and White Meets. To top all of this, the Japanese go
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