Gallagher Net Worth 2022
Gallagher Net Worth
According To Uswhispers Gallagher Net Worth is $200 Thousand On July 24, 1946, he was born Leo Anthony Gallagher, Jr. in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Gallagher received his bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of South Florida. He also has a minor in English Literature, which he credits with helping him create comedy skits. After graduation, he worked as a road manager for Jim Stafford and began performing.'
Because of his prop comedy style, Johnny Carson refused to have him on "The Tonight Show," but the producers eventually invited Gallagher on when Carson wasn't hosting. He has appeared in over a dozen Showtime comedy specials, which are regularly broadcast on Comedy Central.
He's best known for his "Sledge-O-Matic" sketch, which featured a large wooden mallet and, of course, watermelons. The sketch sparked a feud with his younger brother, who wanted to use the routine and began promoting his own acts in such a way that some people thought they were seeing an original Gallagher performance.
Gallagher was named to Comedy Central's list of the Top 100 Stand-Up Comedians of All Time, but he disputes the number 100. In 2003, he ran for Governor of California in a recall election, finishing 16th. Due to his declining health after three heart attacks, he embarked on his farewell tour in 2014.