The pro wrestling world has lost another legend.
Pampero Firpo, real name Juan Kachmanian, passed away at age 89 on Thursday, January 9th.
The cause of death of the pro wrestling legend, who held a number of titles throughout his 33-year career, has not yet been disclosed. His daughter, however, mentioned that he expressed "gratitude and peace for his extraordinary life well-lived."
Check out the statement from Pampero Firo's daughter regarding the passing of the real life man named Juan Kachmanian via the following tweets embedded below:
Pampero Firpo— Pampero Firpo (@PFirpo1) January 9, 2020
My beloved father, Pampero Firpo, (Juan Kachmanian), passed away today just a few months shy of his 90th birthday. As a professional wrestler for over 30 years, he thrilled fans around the world, wrestling in 21 different countries across 5 continents.
At home, he was loving, generous, and protective. He was faithful to God, devoted to his family, and made friends wherever he went. At the end, he expressed gratitude and peace for his extraordinary life well-lived.— Pampero Firpo (@PFirpo1) January 9, 2020