Iron Sheik Net Worth
Iron Sheik net worth: The Iron Sheik is a semi-retired Iranian professional wrestler and actor who has a net worth of $50 thousand. The Iron Sheik, also known as Hossein Khosrow Ali Vaziri, was born in Tehran, Iran. He grew up to become an amateur wrestler and Iran, and a bodyguard for Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. He competed as part of the Iranian Olympic Greco Roman wrestling team at the 1968 Summer Olympics. From there, he relocated to the United States, and was named the Assistant Coach for the US Olympic wrestling team. He served as their assistant coach throughout the 70s, including the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. In addition to coaching, he was also the Amateur Athletic Union Greco-Roman Wrestling Champion in 1971. He began his professional wrestling career in the early 70s, and first made a name for himself as part of the American Wrestling Association. He then went on to wrestle with the WWF from 1983-1987. His time in the WWF was very successful, but was derailed after he was caught hanging out and doing drugs with one of his chief wrestling "rivals". He is now most widely recognized for his various rants about the wrestling industry released online and on shows like "Howard Stern".