Overview

James Bond, code name 007, is a fictional character created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve novels and two short story collections.

Fun facts

  • James Bond was created by Ian Fleming in January 1952.
  • Goldeneye happens to be the name of Fleming’s Jamaican estate where he wrote the first Bond novel.
  • Bond was named after the American ornithologist and a bird expert, James Bond.
  • Bond was born to a Scotsman, Andrew Bond and Swiss mother, Monique Delacroix (As mentioned in the book On Her Majesty’s Secret Service)
  • The first actor to enact James Bond on the big screen was Sean Connery in Dr. No.
  • In all, six actors have donned the role of 007: Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig.
  • James Bond used to be a smoker but quits in the 1980s movies. In the first Roger Moore movie, Bond smokes cigar.
  • Bond’s code “007” was inspired by the bus route that runs from Canterbury to London and was taken by Fleming.
  • Only in the novel “You Only Live Twice” Bond’s code is “7777” (Of course,temporarily)
  • Bond’s favorite food is scrambled eggs and coffee, same as Flemings.
  • Bond was born in Germany, grew up in England and Scotland but considers himself as Scottish.
  • James Bond was supposedly born on 11th November 1920, making him a Scorpio. (Although, this is still debatable)

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