This News was confirmed by Sexy Star and Lucha Blog that lucha legend Silver King passed away today at age of 51.
Before he passed, Former WCW Star Silver King was competing against Juventud Guerrera in the Roundhouse Theatre in North London for the promotion Lucha Libre World. After not getting up off the mat for the long time and having a defibrillator used on him, an ambulance was called and he was taken to the hospital. According to PWInsider, that was believed that he had suffered an heart attack while in the wrestling ring.
Wrestling Star Silver King whose real name is Cesar Cuauhtemoc Gonzalez Barron, he debuted in year 1985 and was in many promotions like AAA, IWGR, and CMLL. From 1997 to 2000, Silver King was in WCW and was a member of the Latino World Order. Silver King also wrestled in New Japan Pro Wrestling as the Black Tiger character, which was adopted before by both Mark Rocco and the Eddie Guerrero.
Wrestling Star Silver King was in the film Nacho Libre as the villain role.
Below are the reactions from Sexy Star, Tommy Dreamer, and Kassius Ohno about his death:
Terrible news of Silver King passing away in the ring tonight
He was a star in Mexico, Japan & WCW
He was Ramses in movie Nacho Libre
Pray for strength for his family pic.twitter.com/FYVk4i59qo
— Tommy Dreamer (@THETOMMYDREAMER) May 11, 2019
QUE TRISTE NOTICIA , en Londres acaba de fallecer SILVER KING QEPD 🙏🏻
— Sexy DULCE (@Sexydulceg) May 11, 2019
Terrible news. Please keep Silver King’s friends & families in your thoughts. RIP. ❤️ https://t.co/Aovhv7nVKO
— KASSIUS (KASH-US) (@KassiusOhno) May 11, 2019