DALLA VALLE, Gustav

Italy, USA (NA-1995)

Last updated: April 14, 2017 at 16:13 pm

Pioneer manufacturer and diver; founded Scubapro with Dick Bonin in 1963; opened one of the first snorkeling and spearfishing schools in the Western Hemisphere (Haiti) circa 1950; instigator of the Christ of the Abyss statue in the John Pennekamp State Park in the Florida Keys; founder of the Dalla Valle Vineyards with his wife Naoko in 1982.

Honours and Awards:

International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (2000)

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