Sidney Reilly

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Birthday
24, 1873
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Nov 19, 1925 (52)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1873
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Nov 19, 1925 (52)

About

Jewish, Russian-born secret agent employed by Scotland Yard and the British Secret Service Bureau. He was known as the Ace of Spies.

Before Fame

At the age of 19, after being arrested, he faked his own death and fled to Brazil.

Trivia

He is said to have spied for four different nations.

Family Life

He married Pepita Bobadilla, an actress, in 1923.

Associated With

Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond, was inspired by the life of Sidney Reilly.