The history of World Wrestling Entertainment won't be complete without the mention of the iconic big red machine.
Glenn Thomas Jacobs is an American professional wrestler, actor, author, businessman, and politician. As a Republican , he is the Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee .In professional wrestling, Jacobs is signed to WWE , where he is known by his ring name Kane .
He began his professional wrestling career on the independent circuit in 1992, wrestling in promotions such as Smoky Mountain Wrestling (SMW) and the United States Wrestling Association (USWA) before joining the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) in 1995.
Jacobs played various characters until 1997, when he was repackaged as Kane, the younger half-brother of The Undertaker , with whom Jacobs would alternatively feud or team as The Brothers of Destruction.
Kane often wrestles with a scary stage partner and arguably the best wrestler ever, The Undertaker, real name Mark Calaway, and together they are known as the Brothers of Destruction.
He was elected mayor of Tennessee's third-largest county two years ago and he has left active wrestling for the main time.
The small-government libertarian achieved fame as a masked villain nicknamed the “Big Red Machine.”
Jacobs is a 53-year-old Republican who also runs a real estate and insurance business, overwhelmingly defeated Democratic nominee Linda Haney to become mayor of Knox County.
Kane remained a pivotal component of the WWF's " Attitude Era" of the late 1990s and early 2000s which saw him won the WWE World Heavyweight title three times as he held the WWF Championship, ECW Championship and World Heavyweight Championship once each.
He is also a 12-time tag team champion, two- time intercontinental champion and a Money in the Bank winner among other achievements.
Content created and supplied by: OlamideSundayOyetunji (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More