[Captain Lou Gallery]
[Managers Gallery]
Wrestler/Manager: "Captain" Lou Albano
Real Name: Lou Albano
Birthday: July 29, 1933
Hometown: Carmel, New York
Billed from Italy
Marital Status:
Height & Weight: 5'10" - 350 lbs
Trained by:
Previous Gimmicks:
Finishing Move:
Favorite Moves:
Notable Feuds: Mr Fuji
Wild Somoans
Rocky Johnson
Tony Atlas
Bobby Heanan
Big John Studd
King Kong Bundy

Wrestlers that Captain Lou Albano Has Managed:
Crusher Verdu
The Mongols (Bepo & Geeto)
Nikolai Volkoff
The Spoiler
Yukon Lumberjacks
Bobby Duncum
Don Muraco
Wild Somoans
Dick Murdoch
Adrian Adonis
Fred Blassie
Luke Graham
Tarzan Tyler
The Golden Terror
Ken Patera
Greg Valentine
Pat Patterson
Jimmy Snuka
George The Animal Steel
Baron Mikel Scicluna
King Curtis
The Executioners
Prof. Toru Tanaka
Mr. Fuji
Mr Saito
Valiant Brothers
Ripper Hawkins
The Moondogs
Andre The Giant
The Machines
Moondog Mayne
Iron Mike McCord
Bugsy McGraw
Butcher Vachon
Bulldog Brower
Fabulous Moolah
Ivan Koloff
US Express
The British Bulldogs

  • Midwest Tag Team title w/Tony Altimore..
  • WWF United States Tag Team title w/Tony Altimore defeating Spiros Arion & Arnold Skaaland..

  • Lou Albano first rose to national prominence in the late-fifties as part of a tag team known as The Sicilians with Tony Altimore..
  • The Scicilians caused a lot of contraversy with their stereotypical Italian gangster gimmick..
  • The Scicilians were once approached in Chicago by some legitimate "wise guys" and were told -- to tone their act down..
  • June 30, 1961: The Scicilians won the prestigous Midwest Tag Team title in Chicago..
  • July 10, 1967: The Scicilians won the WWF United States Tag Team title from Spiros Arion & Arnold Skaaland..
  • Lou Albano ended his partnership with Altimore and set out to become a manager, targeting WWWF Champion, Bruno Sammartino..
  • Lou Albano led "The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff to end Bruno Sammartino's seven year title reign..
  • Lou Albano led Pat Patterson, Don Muraco & Greg Valentine to Intercontinental title reigns..
  • Lou Albano led the Wild Samoans, The Valiant Brothers, Saito & Fuji, The British Bulldogs to the WWF Tag Team Titles.
  • Lou Albano led 15 different teams to the WWF Tag Team titles!
  • November 1986: Lou Albano left the WWF to sponcer Multiple Scorces desiase..
  • 1989: Lou Albano went into semi-retirement and starred in a TV program called "The Super Mario Bros. Super Show"..
  • Lou Albano became a vegetarian which helped him drop 150lbs..
  • 1996: Lou Albano was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame..
  • May 2005: Captain Lou Albano, 71, suffered a heart attack and was released from the hospital later that week..
  • January 13, 2006--East Coast Wrestling Association: Jimmy Snuka w/Captain Lou Albano defeated Mike Tobin..
  • March 14, 2006: Lou Albano was honored at the premiere party for the release of the Super Mario Brothers TV show on DVD..
  • ~~~Guests: Lou Duva of boxing fame, Iron Sheik, Jimmy Valiant, Nikolai Volkoff, Jimmy Snuka and host Johnny Valiant..
  • April 29, 2006--National Wrestling Superstars: Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka w/Captain Lou Albano defeated Johnny Candido..