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The Founder Of Corona Has Made Everyone In His Hometown Millionaires

By Alana Laverty

December 20, 2016 at 12:18am

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Antonino Fernández, the found of Corona beer, passed away in August aged 98 and the details of his will were revealed. 

It has transpired that £169 million has been left to his impoverished hometown village of Cerezales del Condado in northwest Spain – which works out at £2 million per person. 

Goals. 

The owner of the local bar, Maximino Sanchez told the Diario de León newspaper, "We never had any money before. I don’t know, what we would have done without Antonino."

Pass the limes and raise a Corona for Mr Fernández.

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