Best of 2009

Tributes: The Stars We Lost This Year

From Patrick Swayze to Natasha Richardson, we say goodbye to the smiles and voices who left their mark onscreen and off

CAPTAIN LOU ALBANO

The beloved pro-wrestling figure – who appeared as Cyndi Lauper's father in the video for "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" – was 75 when he died on Oct. 14. The star, who helped launch pro wrestling into national prominence, had suffered heart attacks previously.



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