He was very fond of his wine.
It is not known when or where he was actually born or if whether he lived in the realm when it was known as Greenwood the Great. Drinking with the guard captain, he fell asleep allowing Bilbo to steal the keys and release the dwarves from prison.
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Video Games Edit
The character of Old Galion was featured in The Hobbit (2003 video game).
Galion will appear in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug played by Craig Hall.