Lou Albano

American professional wrestler, professional wrestling manager, and actor (1933-2009)

Louis Vincent Albano (born July 29, 1933 - died October 14, 2009[1]) was a very famous American professional wrestler in the 1980s. Albano is best known as Captain Lou Albano. He also appeared in Cyndi Lauper's music video "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" and played Mario on The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!, based on the series of video games.

Lou Albano.


  1. "Pro wrestler, music video icon Albano dies at 76". Retrieved 2009-10-14.