London: Nicolas Sarkozy posed for a washing powder advertisement in his childhood, it has emerged.
The 1967 published advert for Bonux shows a blond Sarkozy holding a toy plane in his right hand and behind him is a story about flying to China. His dark hair have been coloured for publicity purposes, reports a news daily.
Sarkozy’s age when the picture was taken is not known, although, he was 12 when it appeared in print.
The French President`s father, Pal Sarkozy de Nagy Bocsa, came up with the advert when he worked as an illustrator for Bonux.
This gives Elysée palace two model residents – Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy who has been a top fashion queen.