Ian Fleming
#429 Overall Influence

Ian Fleming

English author, journalist and naval intelligence officer

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Ian Lancaster Fleming was a British author, journalist and naval intelligence officer who is best known for his James Bond series of spy novels. Fleming came from a wealthy family connected to the merchant bank Robert Fleming & Co., and his father was the Member of Parliament for Henley from 1910 until his death on the Western Front in 1917. Educated at Eton, Sandhurst and, briefly, the universities of Munich and Geneva, Fleming moved through several jobs before he started writing.

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University of Geneva
University of Geneva

Public research university located in Geneva, Switzerland

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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

German university in Munich, Bavaria

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#58 World Rank
Communications
#173 World Rank
Literature