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Senor Maldo

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Senor Maldo

Circa 1940
BornAbel Maldonado
April 8, 1896
DiedDecember 8, 1959 (age 63)

Senor Maldo (April 8, 1896 - December 8, 1959) had a successful career touring the American Southwest and for the USO.


Born in Texas but raised in Mexico, one of his publicity stunts was "Buried Alive".

Maldo appeared on the TV Show "You Asked for It" doing his Substitution Trunk. He was a president of PCAM and the SAM branch in Santa Barbara, California is known as the Senor Maldo assembly.[1]

Cover of Genii (1939)


  1. Cover Genii 1939 September