Robert “Bob” Wall, martial artist and actor, died yesterday at the age of 82. No cause of death was reported.
Bob Wall was a 9th degree Black Belt who began his career as co-owner of the Sherman Oaks Karate Studio in California. When Mr. Wall’s partner decided to sell his interest in the studio, Chuck Norris became co-owner with Wall.
Bob Wall was also an actor best known for his role as O’Harra in Bruce Lee’s classic Enter the Dragon. Mr. Wall also had roles with Lee in Way of the Dragon and Game of Death. Bob Wall also appeared in several Chuck Norris movies (Code of Silence, Invasion U.S.A., Firewalker, Hero and the Terror and Sidekicks) as well as Norris’ Walker, Texas Ranger series.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Bob Wall’s family, friends and fans.