Who is the father of Frida Sofía who at her funeral monopolized all the roses in Culiacán

Édgar Guzmán is the father of Frida Sofía Guzmán Muñoz

Frida Sofía Guzmán Muñoz, the daughter they procreated Édgar Guzmán López and Frida Muñoz Román, probably belongs to one of the most famous lineages of Culiacán, Sinaloa. On the one hand, her paternal blood links her to one of the most popular drug traffickers in the history of crime in Mexico, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, and on the other, her mother joins her with another surname of great weight in the entity, since she is currently married to the son of the greatest Mexican fighter of all time, Julio Cesar Chavez.

Although the genes of the Sinaloan capo are those that run through his blood, the truth is that since childhood Frida Sofía has probably been more used to the family of the Caesar of Boxing. He was only two years old when his father, one of the ten children – recognized – of the Chapo, He was shot to death during a confrontation between Sinaloa Cartel gunmen and the Beltrán Leyva brothers.

Legend has it that thanks to this event, which represented a tragic blow to the Guzmán dynasty, Culiacán ran out of roses for Mother’s Day 2008; because practically all the flowers were used for the funeral of Edgar Guzman Lopez, the sixth son of the founder of the Sinaloa Cartel and Griselda López Pérez, the second wife of the drug dealer.

The lifeless body of Édgar Guzmán López, son of "El Chapo" Guzmán lying on the floor of a supermarket parking lot in the center of Culiacán, Sinaloa (Courtesy: Diario Noroeste)
The lifeless body of Édgar Guzmán López, son of “El Chapo” Guzmán lying on the floor of a supermarket parking lot in the center of Culiacán, Sinaloa (Courtesy: Diario Noroeste)

That of Chapo’s son was not a normal death. On May 8, while he was in a shopping center in the Tres Ríos Urban Development, a group of gunmen fired at him point-blank. The local chronicles speak of 500 shots were fired in the melee.

Edgar was accompanied by his cousin, César Ariel Loera and Arturo Meza Cázares, son of Blanca Margarita Cázares, alias The Empress, who were also killed in the attack. According Frida Muñoz Román, Édgar was killed by the Beltrán Leyva hitmen in a reckoning. She was in charge of identifying the body.

The war between The Sinaloa cartel and the Beltrán Leyva started in February 2008, after the capture of Alfredo Beltrán Leyva the Mochomo, who was then the leader of the cartel that operated alongside the Chapo Guzmán and Ismael May Zambada Garcia. That arrest would have unleashed an unprecedented war within the Sinaloa Cartel, which was to reach its maximum point of tension on May 8, 2008, when at least 15 hit men shot dead Édgar Guzmán López.

It is said that the sadness of the Chapo It was so big that he ordered to buy all the Culiacan roses for the burial, consolidating this act as a historical fact. Supposedly the capo’s act left vendors with no time to restock flowers for Mother’s Day. After the event, a corrido performed by the singer was born Lupillo rivera, called “50 thousand roses”.

View from outside the tomb of Édgar Guzmán López, first-born of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera, who was assassinated in 2008 (Photo: Twitter)
View from outside the tomb of Édgar Guzmán López, first-born son of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera, who was assassinated in 2008 (Photo: Twitter)

“50 thousand red roses were sold in Culiacán arriving on May 10 ready to celebrate, but a few days before we left Edgar Guzman (…) The pile of roses to no mother they sent, they all went to a man they always respected”, Reads the corrido.

A gunman from the Sinaloan organization told the weekly Rio Doce that this crime “was a mistake. But we knew it was going to be paid because, although they are mistakes, sometimes they are not your fault, they are also paid, and in this case, only death covers one of those mistakes, “said one of the gunmen who belonged to the cell. who killed Guzmán López.

His daughter currently has as a stepfather Julio César Chávez Jr, with whom his mother had two children, Julia Chávez and Julio César Chávez III. The 16-year-old was born during the month of September 2006 in Culiacán, Sinaloa, where her parents are from.

Participated in the reality show “I have talent, a lot of talent”, broadcast on the chain TV star in United States. In this one he managed to enter the Top 3 during the grand final that took place at the end of November 2021.

Because she was sheltered by the son of the Mexican boxing legend since she was little, her love for this sport is also something that she cannot hide, and therefore has published several photographs and videos in which he is observed practicing it together with his stepfather.


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