Iron Sheik

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Birthday
15, 1943
Birthplace
Tehran, Iran
Birth Sign
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Birthday
15, 1943 (age 74)
Birthplace
Tehran, Iran

About

Born Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri, he is an Iranian wrestler and occasional actor who had a legendary WWF career. He was also known by the names Ali Vasari, Colonel Mustafa and the Great Hossein Arab.

Before Fame

He competed in the 1968 Summer Olympics and served a san assistant coach for Team USA at the 1972 Olympics.

Trivia

He became a regular guest on The Howard Stern Show and on Kidd Chris.

Family Life

He has three children with his wife Caryl Peterson.

Associated With

Hulk Hogan defeated him to win his first WWF championship.

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