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cartoonist

William Victor Gallo, American cartoonist. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1942-1945. Member New York Boxing Writers (president), National Cartoonists Society (president, Milt Caniff Lifetime Achievement award 1999), Baseball Writers, Professional Football Writers, Turf Writers, New York Press Association, (award 1986), Society Silurians, Society Illustrators.

Background

Gallo, William Victor was born on December 28, 1922 in New York City. Son of Francisco and Henrietta (Caballero) Gallo.

Career

With, New York Daily News, since 1941;sports cartoonist, sports columnist, New York Daily News, since 1960;associate sports editor, New York Daily News, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man show, Spectrum Fine Arts Gallery, New York City, 1981. Works represented in permanent collection, Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, New York, Syracuse University archives.

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps, 1942-1945. Member New York Boxing Writers (president), National Cartoonists Society (president, Milt Caniff Lifetime Achievement award 1999), Baseball Writers, Professional Football Writers, Turf Writers, New York Press Association, (award 1986), Society Silurians, Society Illustrators.

Connections

Married Dolores Rodriguez, March 13, 1950. Children: Gregory, William.

father:
Francisco Gallo

mother:
Henrietta (Caballero) Gallo

spouse:
Dolores Rodriguez

children:
Gregory Gallo

William Gallo