1970 Tignanello is born
A wine is born which represents a turning point in the oenology of Chianti. The first vintage is given the name of “Vigneto Tignanello” and 20,000 bottles are produced.
1975 sees the second vintage of Tignanello, which includes a small percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon.
1970 Albiera, Allegra, and Alessia
Albiera Antinori is born, and is followed by her sisters Allegra and Alessia. They later enter to become integral members of the firm, working at their father’s side and assisting in the direction of the estates and the production of wine.
Federico Fellini wins his fourth Oscar with his film “Amarcord”, chosen as the finest foreign film of the year. The movie is considered the most autobiographical of the director, who recalls through the eyes of the protagonist his alter ego, his home town, and his youth.
Walter Albertin, New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress)