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Former WWF Wrestler Iron Sheik


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Iron Sheik Biography - Iron Sheik Feuds

The Iron Sheik Biography

Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri was born March 15th 1943 in Tehran, Iran.  The Iron Sheik is a actor and former wrestler of the WWF. 

The Iron Sheik is a 1 time WWF Champion, 1 time WWF Tag Team Champion with Nikolai Volkoff and 2005 WWE Hall of Famer.

Iron Sheik came to the WWF in 1983 and feuded with Bob Backlund, Chief Jay Strongbow, Pat Patterson, Tito Santana, Hulk Hogan, Sgt. Slaughter, U.S. Express and Hacksaw Jim Duggan till leaving for a few years.

He returned to the WWF for year to feud with Sgt. Slaughter and Hulk Hogan till going independent again.


Iron Sheik Biography


Iron Sheik Feuds

Did you know?

  • The Iron Sheik had managers including The Grand Wizard, Freddie Blassie, Jimmy Hart, Slick and Daryl Van Horne
  • He fought under ring names such as The Iron Sheik, Col. Mustafa, Great Hussein Arab, Great Hossein Arab and Ali Vasari
  • He ended the Bob Backlund six year winning streak.
  • Hulk Hogan won his 1st belt from Iron Sheik
  • IronSheik was trained by Verne Gagne
  • Hacksaw Jim Duggan and the Sheik were pulled over and IronSheik was high on cocaine
  • Iron Shiek said he dose not like former friends including Brian Blair, Nikolai Volkoff, The Ultimate Warrior, Hulk Hogan, André the Giant, Michael Richards and others
  • He was in The Tale of the 3 Mohammads in 2005 and The Adventures of Belvis Bash in 2009
  • His daughter was strangled to death by her boyfriend

Iron Sheik Products

The Iron Sheik Figures - Iron Sheik Halloween Costumes



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