Title History


  • WWWF United States Tag Team titles;
  • Midwest Tag Team titles;


Career Highlights


  • Lou Albano & Tony Altomare formed a tag team known as The Scicilians..
  • The Scicilians caused a lot of controversy 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 titles in Chicago, Illinois..
  • July 10, 1967: The Scicilians won the WWF United States Tag Team titles from Spiros Arion & Arnold Skaaland..
  • Lou Albano ended his partnership with Altomare and set out to become a manager, targeting WWWF Champion, Bruno Sammartino..