Captain Lou Albano, who became one of the most recognized professional wrestlers of the 1980s after appearing in Cyndi Lauper’s “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” music video, died Wednesday. He was 76.
Louis Vincent Albano, died in Westchester County in suburban New York of natural causes.
World Wrestling Entertainment called him one of the company’s “most popular and charismatic legends.”
Albano later had a role in the music video for Lauper’s 1984 song “Time After Time,” and “Goonies R Good Enough”.