Captain Lou Albano - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of Captain Lou Albano, with his Career History, real name, age, height and weight, the Promotions he worked for, all the Face/Heel turns, the Championship Titles he won, his Finishers, Theme Songs, Tag Teams and Stables, his appearance changes through the years, and more.

Louis Vincent Albano was born in Rome, Lazio, Kingdom of Italy on July 29, 1933.

He died on October 14, 2009 at the age of 76.

Captain Lou Albano was inducted in the WWE Hall of Fame in 1996 as an individual and in the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame (PWHF) in 2009 as part of the Colleague/Territory Division wing.

Profile Info

  • Gender Male
  • Real Name Louis Vincent Albano
  • Ring Names
    • Lou Albano ( January 1, 1953 - March 1, 1995)
  • Born July 29, 1933
  • Died October 14, 2009 (aged 76)
  • Nationality Nationality: ItalyItaly
  • Birth Place Rome, Lazio, Kingdom of Italy
  • Billed From
    • Carmel, New York
  • Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
  • Weight
    • 350 lbs (159 kg)
  • Nicknames Captain; Leaping; Mount Vernon Mauler

Career History

  • Roles
    • Manager ( March 1, 1994 - March 1, 1995)
    • Manager ( October 9, 1971 - November 16, 1986)
    • Wrestler ( January 1, 1953 - October 29, 1986)
    • Actor ( April 18, 1986 - December 31, 2010)
  • Promotions / Brands
    Promotionfromto
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWF March 1, 1994 March 1, 1995
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWWF January 30, 1967 November 16, 1986
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWWF May 28, 1964 September 22, 1964
    Promotion National Wrestling AllianceNWA August 8, 1958 January 24, 1963
  • Face / Heel Turns
    Alignmentfromto
    Face March 1, 1994 March 1, 1995
    Face December 28, 1984 November 16, 1986
    Heel January 1, 1954 December 27, 1984
    Face January 1, 1953 December 31, 1953
  • Images
    Mar 1994
    Mar 1994
    Jan 1980
    Jan 1980
    Jan 1967
    Jan 1967
    Jan 1953
    Jan 1953

  • Theme Songs
    • Theme Song "Captain Lou" by NRBQ - Single ( October 9, 1971 - November 16, 1986)

Titles & Accomplishments

  • Halls of Fame
    • WWE Hall of Fame - Year 1996, Individual
    • Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame (PWHF) - Year 2009, Colleague/Territory Division
  • Titles Won

    World Wide Wrestling Federation

    • 1 WWWF United States Tag Team Championship (with Tony Altimore)

    Fred Kohler Enterprises

    • 1 Midwest Tag Team Championship (with Tony Altimore)
  • Other Accomplishments
    • NEWA Hall of Fame and Museum induction (class of 2011)
    • Cauliflower Alley Club's Other honoree (1995)
    • PWI Manager of the Year (1974, 1981, 1986)
    • PWI Editor's Award (1994)
    • WON Best on Interviews (1981 - tied with Roddy Piper)
    • Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame induction (class of 2012)

Relations

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