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Sir William Samuel Stephenson (spy)

Sir William Samuel Stephenson

born - January 11, 1896 in Winnipeg, Manitoba
died - January 31, 1989

Sir William Samuel Stephenson, CC, MC, DFC, was a Canadian soldier, airman, businessperson, inventor, spy master, and the senior representative of British intelligence for the entire western hemisphere during World War II.

Sir William Samuel Stephenson is best-known by his wartime intelligence codename of Intrepid.

Some consider him to be one of the real-life inspirations for James Bond saying he was even a better spy then James Bond.