WWE wrestler Kane elected as Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee


Nation Next Newsroom | Aug 4, 2018 16:09

WWE superstar Glenn Jacobs, better known as Kane to his fans worldwide, has been elected as the Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee.
WWE superstar Kane

WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) superstar Glenn Jacobs, better known as Kane to his fans worldwide, has been elected as the Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. 51-year-old Kane, secured two-third of more than 80,000 ballots cast to beat his Democrat opponent Linda Haney. Kane, who will be taking the oath of the post on September 1, will be succeeding Tim Burchett.

Kane made his WWE (then WWF) debut in 1997 as the storyline brother of wrestler The Undertaker. In a wrestling career spanning two decades, Kane has been a three-time world champion having won the WWF Championship, ECW Championship and World Heavyweight Champions once each. He is also 12-time World tag-team Champion, a two-time Intercontinental Champion and the 2010 Money in the Bank winner.  

Apart from wrestling, Kane has been involved in acting having worked in a couple of Hollywood movies. Kane also works as an insurer and owns a real-estate company with his wife in Knoxville, Tennessee.