WWE has formally declared October “Kane Month”, doing so to have fun the Massive Crimson Machine’s twenty fifth anniversary within the firm.
Per the promotion, #Kane25 might be celebrated all through the following few weeks, with WWE set to provide particular editions of WWE Prime 10, WWE Playlist, nostalgia content material, and extra.
Glenn Jacobs, the person behind the gimmick, has been with WWE since February 1995, when he labored as Mike Unabomb. The disastrous, universally-panned Isaac Yankem, DDS and Pretend Diesel gimmicks adopted earlier than the large man discovered his spot as Kane in 1997. Reintroduced and repackaged at Badd Blood: In Your Home that October, he starred in a memorable re-debut throughout his kayfabe brother The Undertaker’s Hell In A Cell match with Shawn Michaels, ripping the door off the construction and hitting ‘Taker with a Tombstone Piledriver.
The 55-year-old is energetic solely on a part-time foundation in 2022. His final look got here at SummerSlam 2022, the place he introduced the premium reside occasion’s attendance determine.
Jacobs is extra preoccupied with political affairs than wrestling today, having been elected Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee in August 2018. This August noticed him re-elected for a second time period.