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Rey Mysterio Day was declared today (6/19) in San Diego, California by Councilmember David Alvarez (District 8) in honor of the lucha libre icon!
According to LuchaCentral.com, the area code that Rey Mysterio made popular all over the world is honoring the very first luchador to become WWE World Champion with his very own day in the San Diego! San Diego City Councilman David Alvarez is going to honor Mysterio by proclaiming June 19th, suitably 6/19, “Rey Mysterio Day” in the San Diego, California.
How cool is that?! Congrats Rey!
Rey Mysterio Day Press Release:
More about Rey Mysterio
Óscar Gutiérrez (born December 11, 1974 in Chula Vista, CA), better known by his ring name Rey Mysterio Jr. or simply Rey Mysterio (Spanish for "King Mystery"), is an American professional wrestler. He is currently performing on the independent circuit. Mysterio is best known for his appearances with Extreme Championship Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling and WWE between 1995 and 2015, becoming a three-time world champion in the latter.