El Ídolo (Panama)

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El Ídolo
El Ídolo
Name El Ídolo
Real name Danilo Echeverría
Nicknames La Leyenda Enmascarda (The Masked Legend), La Leyenda Viviente (The Living Legend)
Name history La Amenaza (debut - 1964), El Ídolo (1964 - retirement)
Family El Ídolo II & El Ídolo Jr. (sons)
Maestro(s) Shazam
Birth date, location 1938 - Panama City, Panama
Obituary date August 4, 2009
Debut, location March, 1962
Lost mask to
Height 170 cms/5'7"
Weight
Signature moves Martinete
Titles: (Panama) World Middleweight Championship (2), Panamanian National Middleweight Championship

Panamanian wrestler. El Ídolo was one of most famous wrestlers on his native Panama. He gained a lot of recognition by his fighting style and apuesta matches victories. Most of his wins over Mexican wrestlers occured shortly after they alredy has lost their mask in Mexico. A significant date on Ídolo's career took place on December 16, 1973 when he challenged Olímpico to a mask vs hair match at Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia. As a really big outcome, underdog Olímpico defeat El Ídolo to win his mask. After the match, the crowd asked him not to remove his mask, giving him the reprieve to avoid the result of the match. El Ídolo continued to wrestle using his mask for the rest of his career. Retires from wrestling in 1999, winning the World Middleweight Championship for the second time by defeat long time rival Rambo. Died on August 4, 2009 after a long time battle with cancer.

Luchas de apuestas record

Date Apuesta Winner(s) Loser(s) Arena and/or Place
??/??/?? Hair El Ídolo Sordomudo Cruz Estadio Olímpico - Panama City, Panama
??/??/?? Hairs El Ídolo, El Ídolo II & El Ídolo Jr. Los Gemelos Infernales (I, II & III) Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
63/10/12 Hair El Ídolo Lugo Márquez Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
64/02/22 Mask El Ídolo Impacto II Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
64/04/?? Mask El Ídolo Santo II Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
65/07/24 Mask El Ídolo Furia Roja Gimnasio Del Colegio Javier - Panama City, Panama
67/08/13 Mask El Ídolo Espectro II Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
67/11/25 Hair El Ídolo Chamaco Castro Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
68/09/22 Mask El Ídolo El Jorobado Estadio Olímpico - Panama City, Panama
68/11/10 Hairs (1) El Ídolo & Ursus Demonio Negro & King Kong Unknown
68/12/12 Hair El Ídolo Chamaco Castro Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
69/01/24 Mask El Ídolo Monje Loco Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
70/01/17 Mask/Title (2) El Ídolo & Rayo Chapin Black Power & Chamaco Castro Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
70/05/29 Hair El Ídolo Steve Clements Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
70/08/09 Hair El Ídolo Chamaco Castro Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
71/01/29 Mask El Ídolo Bandolero Azteca Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
71/05/21 Mask El Ídolo Cien Caras Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
71/06/19 Hair El Ídolo Cien Caras Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
72/04/22 Hair El Ídolo Bobby Olson Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
72/07/01 Hair El Ídolo El Hechicero Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
73/06/29 Hair El Ídolo Bobby Olson Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
73/12/16 Hair (3) Olímpico El Ídolo Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
75/09/19 Hair El Ídolo Ray Mendoza Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
78/09/03 Mask El Ídolo Terror Negro Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
79/09/29 Mask El Ídolo Verdugo Negro Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
79/10/06 Mask El Ídolo The Tempest Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
80/09/06 Mask El Ídolo White Man Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
80/10/04 Hair El Ídolo Sergio Gálvez Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
83/05/29 Mask El Ídolo La Momia Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
85/12/11 Mask El Ídolo Rambo Gimnasio Nuevo Panamá - Panama City, Panama
88/07/17 Mask El Ídolo El Exterminador Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
88/10/02 Mask El Ídolo Kendo Gimnasio Neco De La Guardia - Panama City, Panama
93/04/17 Mask El Ídolo Terremoto Gimnasio Municipal Alcalde Díaz - Panama City, Panama
93/05/15 Hair El Ídolo Rey Abakú Gimnasio Municipal Alcalde Díaz - Panama City, Panama
(1) Demonio Negro and King Kong left the ring before being shaved off; instead, their second La Muralla took his hair off; (2) Black Power bet his mask, while Chamaco Castro bet his Panamanian National Lightweight Championship; (3) Olímpico defeated El Ídolo to win his mask, however the crowd asked him remain masked, and he never took his mask off


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