Sombra Vengadora (San Luis Potosí)

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Sombra Vengadora
Sombra Vengadora
Name Sombra Vengadora
Real name Jose Guadalupe Escobedo
Name history Wild Cat, Alce Rojo, Red King, Hombre Lagarto, Huracán Siniestro, Licantropo, Sombra Vengadora
Birth date, location December 12, 1942 - San Luis Potosí
Obituary date October 6, 2019
Debut, location 1957 - Arena San Luis
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San Luis Potosí based luchador. Began his in ring career in Arena San Luis on 1957. The promoter Benjamín Alfaro gave the opportunity of make his debut on 1960 under the name of Wild Cat at Arena San Luis. Then he wrestled as Alce Rojo around Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas. Also went as Red King, Hombre Lagarto, Huracán Siniestro, and Licantropo.

Presumably, Rogelio Paz, the first Sombra Vengadora, gave him the name and gimmick. He retired on 1998 due to an arm injury. He was honored on 2004 at Arena Coliseo San Luis Potosí. In the 2015 he was also honored at Auditorio San Felipe by Promociones Valentino.

He passed away on October 6, 2019, due to cancer.