Glenn Thomas Jacobs
April 26, 1967
Place of Birth:
Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid, Spain
7 feet (213 cm)
Approximately 323 pounds (147 kg)
Glenn Jacobs made his professional wrestling debut in 1992, but he gained widespread recognition in 1997 as Kane during the “Hell in a Cell” match at Badd Blood: In Your House.
Glenn Jacobs is primarily associated with WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment).
- WWE World Heavyweight Champion (3 times)
- WWE Intercontinental Champion (2 times)
- WWE Tag Team Champion (12 times)
- WWE Hardcore Champion (1 time)
- Money in the Bank winner (2010)
- Royal Rumble winner (2010)
Kane is known for his chokeslam and Tombstone Piledriver as his finishing moves. He also uses the sidewalk slam, flying clothesline, and the Big Red Machine’s favorite, the uppercut.
Kane’s in-ring style is a combination of power and brawling, with a touch of agility for a big man. He is renowned for his imposing presence and striking moves.
Kane has had memorable rivalries with The Undertaker, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Triple H, and many others. His long-standing storyline with his brother, The Undertaker, is particularly iconic.
One of the most iconic moments in Kane’s career was his debut at Badd Blood: In Your House, where he tore the door off the Hell in a Cell and attacked The Undertaker. Additionally, his unmasking in 2003 and various returns have been unforgettable moments in WWE history.
Legacy and Impact:
Kane has left an indelible mark on professional wrestling, becoming one of the most enduring and respected characters in WWE history. He’s known for his dedication to the business and his ability to adapt and evolve his character.
Glenn Jacobs is also involved in politics. He served as the Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee, since 2018, showcasing his commitment to public service. He is married to Crystal Maurisa Goins and has two daughters.
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- Before becoming a wrestler, Glenn Jacobs studied English at Northeast Missouri State University.
- He has portrayed the character of Kane in various WWE video games.
- Glenn Jacobs is an avid reader and has a strong interest in libertarian politics.
Social Media Presence:
Glenn Jacobs, also known as Kane, can be followed on Twitter (@GlennJacobsTN).
Net Worth in 2023:
Glenn Jacobs had an estimated net worth of around $9 million.