Pampero Firpo

Pampero Firpo

Birth
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Death 9 Jan 2020 (aged 89)
San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 206109239 · View Source
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Professional Wrestler. Born Juan Kachmanian, from 1953 to 1986, he made appearances for a variety of professional wrestling leagues, including WWC, Big Time Wrestling, NWA Hollywood and the WWWF (before it was the WWF). Known professionally as "Wild Bull of the Pampas," he was an early pioneer of hardcore wrestling who over his 30+ year career, wrestled in 21 different countries across 5 continents. He held multiple regional versions of the NWA Heavyweight and Tag Team Championships, and wrestled for the World Wide Wrestling Federation as well, culminating in him challenging WWWF Champion Pedro Morales in Madison Square Garden. Firpo, who became an American citizen in 1965 after his retirement, spent 25 years working for the United States Postal Service in San Jose, California.

Bio by: Louis du Mort


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Louis du Mort
  • Added: 10 Jan 2020
  • Find A Grave Memorial 206109239
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pampero Firpo (16 Apr 1930–9 Jan 2020), Find A Grave Memorial no. 206109239, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Burial Details Unknown.