Antonino Fernandez THE billionaire founder of Corona beer has reportedly made his entire home village millionaires in his will.
The Corona beer founder Antonino Fernandez born in the Spanish village of Cerezales del Condado in 1917.
Antonino emigrated to Mexico with his wife in 1949 at 32-years-old to make his fortune, eventually becoming the CEO of Grupo Modelo in 1971, the company which brews the world famous beer Corona.The drinks mogul left £2 million each for of the villegers living in that village. Click To Tweet
Most people enjoy the toast of their success and left their fortunes to his or loved ones in his old days. But,this man is a rare exception, hasn’t forgotten his roots even after getting the taste of success.
The drinks mogul left £2 million each for of the villegers living in that village. It is rare to find such a generous man in the todays world where only 8 people own just as much wealth as the 3.6 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world’s population.
Generous Fernandez died in August this year at 99 years of age. His will left £169 million to the residents of the village in Spain’s Leon province. Only 80 people live in this village.