21st June – Rudy Komon Australian Wine Judge and Gallery Owner Born Today 1908

Rudolph John (Rudy) Komon (1908-1982), art dealer, wine judge and bon vivant, was born on 21 June 1908 in Vienna, one of four children of Czech parents Rudolf Komon, tailor, and his wife Anna, née Soucek. His parents later lived in Berlin, where his mother was to be killed by Allied bombing during … [Read more...]