Arms dealer and financier who pioneered fully automatic machine guns and submarines and backed early efforts at flight.
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|FULL NAME:||Basil Zaharoff|
|BIRTH DATE:||October 6, 1849|
|AGE:||170 years old|
Basil Zaharoff is a Entrepreneur. He married for a second time late in life when he was 75 years old. He was a tourist guide in Galata and also worked as an arsonist for the Constantinople firefighters who would pay him to set fires at places that could be raided for riches as the buildings burned.
DID YOU KNOW He was known for being shrewd and corrupt and didn’t hesitate to sell arms to both nations involved in a war, dispute, or conflict.
FACT He was the basis for weapons trader Basil Bazarov in The Adventures of Tintin comic The Broken Ear by Herge .
Currently, Basil Zaharoff is 170 years old. He will celebrate his 171st birthday on a Saturday, October 6th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Basil Zaharoff’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, Libra’s life pursuit is to be consistent and a secret desire to live an easy, uncomplicated life. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are: cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, avoids confrontations, will carry a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra are Aries, Sagittarius.
Basil Zaharoff was born in the Year of the Rooster. Rooster people are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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