Ernest J. Gallo is an American businessman and philanthropist. Gallo co-founded the E&J Gallo Distillery in Modesto, California.
|Born||March 18, 1909, Jackson, California|
|Died||March 6, 2007, Modesto, California|
|Known for||E & J Gallo Winery|
|Spouse(s)||Amelia Franzia Gallo|
|Parents||Giuseppe "Joseph" Gallo (father), Assunta Bianco "Susie" Gallo (mother)|
|Relatives||Julio Gallo (1910–1993) (brother), Joseph Edward Gallo (1919–2007) (brother), Joseph Ernest Gallo (son), David Gallo (son)|
The co-founder of E&J Gallo Winery.
He borrowed nearly $6000 to found his winery with his brother in 1933.
He was named within the top 300 on Forbes 400 billionaires list in 2006.
He had a 60-year marriage to Amelia Franzia that produced two sons, David and Joseph.
He and Bill Gates were both on Forbes 400 Billionaires list in 2006.
- Wine merchants
- Buried in California
Latest information about Ernest Gallo updated on June 14 2021.