Stardom Wrestling confirmed the news of Kimura’s death and asked fans to show respect.
The cause of death has not yet been announced.
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Shortly before she died, Kimura made a series of alarming posts on social media in which she suggested that she had been harassed in cyberspace.
We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away.
Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends.
We appreciate your support during this difficult time.
– We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) May 23, 2020
The latest update to her Instagram account on Friday included a photo of her cat with the caption “goodbye.”
Winner of the Stardom’s 2019 Fighting Spirit Award, Kimura was one of the participants in the Japanese reality show “House with a Terrace” before it was stopped due to the coronavirus. The show features three men and three women who temporarily live together in a house.
Hannah’s mother was also a famous wrestler – Kyoko Kimura.
Confirming Hannah Kimura’s death on Twitter today, Stardom said: “Please show respect and give some time for things to fall into place, be with your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends.”