Born: January 23, 1897
Died: January 31, 1989
Occupation: Soldier, industrialist, scientist, inventor, businessman
Biography: Sir William Samuel Stephenson, CC, MC, DFC was a Canadian soldier, airman, businessman, inventor, spymaster, and the senior representative of British intelligence for the entire western hemisphere during World War II. He is best known by his wartime intelligence codename Intrepid. Many people consider him to be one of the real-life inspirations for James Bond.