Mohammad Ali Fardin ( محمدعلی فردین ) was born on 4 February 1931. He was an Iranian wrestler and actor. Fardin was a popular leading man in scores of movies and was given the title, King of Hearts after his lead role in an Iranian film of the same title.He often played the poor tough guy with the heart of gold who got the girl at the end. His movies include, Gedayan-e Tehran, Ganj-e Gharoon, and Parvaz dar Asemanha. After the 1979 Iranian Revolution, he starred in only one more film
..., and his earlier films were eventually banned. In later years, Mr Fardin ran a bakery shop in Tehran.