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Gallagher Net Worth

Gallagher Net Worth is
$100 Thousand

Gallagher Biography

Who is Gallagher: Well-known for smashing watermelons within his act, Gallagher is a comedian who’s also known to be a prop comic. He’s also an actor. Early Existence (Childhood): He was created to Leo Gallagher, Sr. in Fort Bragg, NEW YORK, USA. Gallagher was called to Comedy Central’s Best 100 Stand-Up Comedians of All-Period, but disputed his rating of 100.B. Interesting Details: He’s said to possess the net well worth of $100 Thousand. In 1980, he performed in the An Uncensored Evening. He in addition has starred in The Publication of Daniel. He’s most widely known for his “Sledge-O-Matic” sketch involving a big wooden mallet and, typically, watermelons. Gallagher Net Well worth: Gallagher can be an American comedian who includes a net well worth of $100 thousand. Accomplishment: He’s the graduate of University of South Florida. nevertheless, there is absolutely no any information regarding who her mom was. Born Leo Anthony Gallagher, Jr., in Fort Bragg, NEW YORK, Gallagher gained his chemical engineering level from the University of South Florida. He also graduated with a in English Literature, which he credits as to arrive useful when crafting his humor skits. He worked well as a road supervisor for Jim Stafford after graduation and started carrying out. Johnny Carson refused to possess him on “The Tonight Show” due to his prop comedy design, but the producers ultimately invited Gallagher on when Carson wasn’t hosting. In 2014, he embarked on his farewell tour because of his declining wellness after suffering three center attacks. Personal Life: He’s the dad of a lovely woman called Aimee Gallagher; The sketch resulted in a feud along with his more youthful brother, who wanted authorization to utilize the routine and started promoting his personal acts in a manner that led some people to trust they were attending a genuine Gallagher overall performance. He has combined origin. He ran for Governor of California in a recall election in 2003, completing 16th. General, he has made an appearance in greater than a dozen Showtime humor specials that are routinely demonstrated on Humor Central. $500 Thousand: Leo Anthony Gallagher, Jr. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a chemical substance engineering level in 1970. Gallagher was created at Fort Bragg, NEW YORK. He was raised in Lorain, Ohio until he was 9 years old. Due to his asthma then transferred to South Tampa, Florida, where he attended H. He shares his birthday on 24th of July. Plant SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. (born July 24, 1946), referred to as Gallagher, can be an American comedian and prop comic, known for smashing watermelons within his action. He also received a in English literature, which he uses frequently in his skits to mock the vocabulary.


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Quick Facts

Net Worth$100 Thousand
Salary5.5 million USD
Date Of BirthMay 29, 1967
Height1.78 m
EducationUniversity of South Florida
ChildrenGene Gallagher, Molly Gallagher, Lennon Gallagher, Gemma Gallagher, Wonderwall, Don't Look Back in Anger, Stop Crying Your Heart Out
ParentsPeggy Gallagher, Tommy Gallagher, If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, Ballad Of The Mighty I
SiblingsLiam Gallagher, Paul Anthony Gallagher, Emma Davies, If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, Ballad Of The Mighty I
AwardsNME Award - Godlike Genius Award, NME Award for Greatest Music Moment of the Year, NME Award for Best Band Blog or Twitter, UK Festival Award for Most Memorable Moment, If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, Ballad Of The Mighty I
Music GroupsOasis, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, Ballad Of The Mighty I
NominationsNME Award for Best Solo Artist, NME Award for Villain of the Year, NME Award for Best Track, NME Award for Hero of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, NME Award for Best Dressed, Brit Award for Best Producer, NME Award for Best British Solo Artist, NME Award for Best Quote, If I Had A Gun, The Death Of You And Me, Ballad Of The Mighty I
MoviesGallagher: The Sledge-O-Matic Collection, The Book of Daniel, Tropic of Gallagher Comedy Special, Gallagher: The Best of Gallagher: Vol. 3, American Misfits


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Was hired as a performer for the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) 20th "birthday" celebration in November of 1981. He first did an improv in hanger deck two for crew that were on duty using no props and consisted of him questioning crew members and giving comic responses to their answers. But at the celebration itself, the crew proved to be too drunk and rowdy so he walked off the stage.
2 New York, NY: Appeared in a national commercial for Geico. [June 2012]
3 Running for Governor of California as an Independent [August 2003]
4 Announced his retirement from live stage performances. [March 2012]
5 Gallagher owns several patents for slot machine and video game software.
6 He has had three heart attacks, each progressively worse than the other. The last one caused him to retire from the road.
7 Jack Black offered to put up his own money to make a documentary of his life and career. He declined.
8 Jimmy Kimmel and Adam Corrolla once tried to convince him to let them make a movie called "Killing Gallagher". He declined.
9 Got his start as a road manager for comedian Jim Stafford.
10 Was a championship roller skater as a youth, getting lots of practice in his fathers roller rink.
11 Once broke the nose of 'Welcome Back Kotter' star Gabe Kaplan in a celebrity softball game, while trying to score (Gabe was catching).
12 Opened for Kenny Rogers in 1980 for 100 shows.
13 Was the #1 earning comic from 1980 through the mid-90's.
14 Had 14 television specials on Showtime.
15 His manager is the former feature film executive, Craig Marquardo.
16 In the 90's, he was well known for wearing a bowler hat, striped shirt, and suspenders in his performances.
17 Former road manager for '60s rock group Seals & Crofts (Jim Seals and Dash Crofts).
18 Named daughter Aimee as a contributing writer to his act (with her allowance paid out of her salary) for business purposes, when she was still a preschooler. Their talks as father and daughter provided endless raw material, as Gallagher tried to answer Aimee's questions about life, so the arrangement made sense.
19 Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 175-176. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387
20 Candidate for Governor of California. [2003]
21 1969 graduate of University of South Florida-Tampa.
22 His childhood nickname was "Butch".
23 Famous for his Sledge-O-Matic routine in which he smashes produce with a giant sledgehammer.
24 Demand for Gallagher shows was so high by the end of the 1980s, that he "franchised" his act to brother Ron Gallagher, who began to tour as "Gallagher II". Promoters would sometimes "forget" to bill him as such, or as Ron Gallagher, though, and Ron frequently got into trouble offstage, causing bad press for his brother and the act. Gallagher finally took him to court, and after a lengthy legal battle, Ron Gallagher was no longer allowed to perform as "Gallagher II", or use any of his brother's material or props.
25 Has become one of the most successful stand up comedians of all time because of his constant touring and loyal following.
26 His fans who sit in the front rows of his concerts usually wear plastic ponchos to keep from getting covered in the produce he smashes in his act.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1 The Sledge-O-Matic
2 Extensive use of props onstage
3 Mustache
4 Smashing watermelons in his stand up comedy act


Quotes

#Quote
1 I don't want to overthrow the government. I wanna fire 'em.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1984 ACE CableACE Awards Writing a Comedy or Music Program Gallagher: The Maddest (1983)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1989 ACE CableACE Awards Directing a Comedy Special Gallagher: Overboard (1987) Wayne Orr
1985 ACE CableACE Awards Performance in a Comedy Special Gallagher: Over Your Head (1984)
1984 ACE CableACE Awards Actor in a Comedy or Music Program Gallagher: The Maddest (1983)
1983 ACE CableACE Awards Writing in a Variety Program Gallagher: Stuck in the Sixties (1983)


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gallagher: Sledge-O-Matic.com 2000 Video
Gallagher: Smashing Cheeseheads 1998 Video
Gallagher: We Need a Hero 1992 Video
Gallagher in Concert: Uncut & Uncensored 1988 Video short
Gallagher: Overboard 1987 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: The Bookkeeper 1985 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: Melon Crazy 1984 TV Short
Gallagher: Over Your Head 1984 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: The Maddest 1983 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: Stuck in the Sixties 1983 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: Totally New 1982 TV Special documentary
Gallagher: Mad as Hell 1981 TV Movie
Gallagher: Two Real 1981 TV Movie

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Book of Daniel 2013 Astrologer-Abib (as Leo Gallagher)
Nontourage 2010 Short Gallagher
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour 1988 TV Series
Bob Hope in the Starmakers 1980 TV Movie
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1979 TV Series
Record City 1978

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gallagher: We Need a Hero 1992 Video executive producer
Gallagher: Overboard 1987 TV Special documentary executive producer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Id: Gallagher 2011 Documentary post-production
Gotham Comedy Live 2014 TV Series documentary Himself - Host
The Eric Andre Show 2013 TV Series Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Tosh.0 2010 TV Series Himself
Howard Stern on Demand 2008 TV Series Himself
History of the Joke 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
Tropic of Gallagher 2007 Video Himself
Pay It Back 2001 TV Movie Himself - Host
E! True Hollywood Story 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
Gallagher: Sledge-O-Matic.com 2000 Video Himself
Howard Stern 2000 TV Series Himself
The Howard Stern Radio Show 2000 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: Smashing Cheeseheads 1998 Video Himself
Gallagher's Gallery 1992 Video Game Himself - Host
Gallagher: We Need a Hero 1992 Video Himself
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour 1988-1989 TV Series Himself
Gallagher in Concert: Uncut & Uncensored 1988 Video short Himself
Gallagher: Overboard 1987 TV Special documentary Himself
Las Vegas: An All-Star 75th Anniversary 1987 TV Special Himself
The Late Show 1986 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: The Bookkeeper 1985 TV Special documentary Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1975-1985 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Gallagher: Melon Crazy 1984 TV Short Himself
Gallagher: Over Your Head 1984 TV Special documentary Himself
On Stage America 1984 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: The Maddest 1983 TV Special documentary Himself
Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour 1983 TV Series Himself
Late Night with David Letterman 1983 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: Stuck in the Sixties 1983 TV Special documentary Himself
Gallagher: Totally New 1982 TV Special documentary Himself
The John Davidson Show 1980-1981 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: Mad as Hell 1981 TV Movie Himself
Gallagher: Two Real 1981 TV Movie Himself
The Big Show 1980 TV Series Himself
The Mike Douglas Show 1978-1980 TV Series Himself - Comedian
The Hollywood Squares 1980 TV Series Himself
Gallagher: An Uncensored Evening 1980 TV Movie Himself
The Merv Griffin Show 1979 TV Series Himself - Guest
Make Me Laugh 1979 TV Series Regular
Rock Concert 1978 TV Series Himself
The 2nd Annual HBO Young Comedians Show 1977 TV Special Himself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time 2004 TV Mini-Series Himself #100
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