The Iron Sheik

Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri, better known by his ring name the Iron Sheik, was an Iranian-American professional wrestler, amateur wrestler, and actor. He was the first, and thus far... Wikipedia

  • Birth name:  Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri
  • Born:  March 15, 1942, Damghan, Semnan Province, Imperial State of Iran
  • Died:  June 7, 2023, Fayetteville, Georgia, U.S.
  • Children:  3
  • Ring name(s):  Ali Vaziri, Col. Mustafa, Great Hossein Arab, Muhammad Farouk, The Iron Sheik
  • Billed from:  Tehran, Iran
  • Trained by:  Verne Gagne, Billy Robinson
  • Debut:  1972
  • Retired:  April 24, 2010
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo