Bond The Commander
Before he began working for the British Secret Service James bond served as a Commander in the Royal Navy.
Sean Connery Made Bond Scottish
James Bond was never Scottish, that is until Sean Connery stepped up to play the role.
Bond's Favourite Game
Contrary to what you might think after watching "Casino Royale", Bond's card-game of choice is actually Baccarat.
Bond And His Leading Ladies
Throughout his 50 years as a secret agent, Bond has charmed the pants off more than a few ladies, most moved on, though some tried to kill him! The gorgeous agent's belt should have around 52 notches!
John F. Kennedy Would Have Hired Bond
After reading all the books and watching one of the films, John F. Kennedy was quoted saying, "I wish I had had James Bond on my staff," when the Cuban Missile Crisis coincided with the release of "Dr. No."
Bond's family Motto
The World Is Not Enough is actually a translation of the Bond family motto, 'Orbit Non Sufficit'.
Bond's Favrourite Food
Though he doesn't spend much time eating in the films, Bond did partake in the odd meal throughout the books. Bond's favourite foods when off duty include grilled sole, oeufs en cocotte and cold roast beef with potato salad.
Bond's Mom And Dad
Bond's parents were Andrew Bond, a Scottish man, and Monique Delacroix, a Swiss national.
James Bond Started Off Dull
Turns out the name James Bond is not so fancy afterall, the character was apparently named after an ornithologist with the same name, because it was the "dullest name" writer Ian Fleming had ever heard, and he wanted him to have a "flat, quiet" name.
Bond Had A Son
Bond and Kissy Suzuki had a son in Ian Fleming's version of "You Only Live Twice".