Former WWF Tag Team Champion Sheik Adnan Al-Kaissey Passes Away at 84 RIP

By | September 6, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Former WWF Worlds Tag Team Champion and NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion, Sheik Adnan Al-Kaissey, also known as Billy White Wolf and Gen. Adnan, has died at the age of 84. He was also the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Champion. Rest in peace. [Source: Allan on Twitter]


Former professional wrestler and wrestling manager Adnan Bin Abdul Kareem Ahmed Alkaissy El Farthie, known by his ring names Sheik Adnan Al-Kaissey, Billy White Wolf, and Gen. Adnan, has sadly passed away at the age of 84. His death was confirmed by a tweet from wrestling enthusiast Allan on September 6, 2023.

Adnan Al-Kaissey was born on September 1, 1939, in Baghdad, Iraq. He began his wrestling career in the 1960s, gaining recognition in various promotions around the world. Al-Kaissey achieved considerable success during his tenure in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he partnered with Chief Jay Strongbow to become the WWF Worlds Tag Team Champion. His alliance with Strongbow left an indelible mark on the tag team division and solidified his place in wrestling history.

In addition to his WWF accomplishments, Al-Kaissey held several championship titles during his career. He was crowned the NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion and the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Champion, showcasing his versatility and skill across different territories.

After retiring from in-ring competition, Al-Kaissey transitioned into a managerial role. He became known as Gen. Adnan, a character inspired by his Iraqi heritage. Gen. Adnan was a charismatic and controversial figure, often aligned with villains in storylines. His portrayal as a cunning and calculating manager added a unique dimension to the wrestling landscape.

Adnan Al-Kaissey’s contributions to the wrestling industry will not be forgotten. His legacy as a talented wrestler and captivating manager will live on in the hearts of fans worldwide. The wrestling community mourns the loss of a true legend, and our thoughts go out to his family, friends, and fans during this difficult time. Rest in peace, Adnan Bin Abdul Kareem Ahmed Alkaissy El Farthie..