March 31, 1998 Chalone Founder Richard Graff Dies In Plane Crash Richard Graff, who revived Chalone Vineyard and founded the Chalone Wine Group family of wineries in California, died Jan. 9 after flying his private plane into a power pole near Soledad in Monterey County.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 1998.
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