The Iron Sheik

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

  • Birth name:  Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri
  • Born:  March 15, 1942, Damghan, Iran
  • Age at death:  81 years
  • 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