Sarkozy featured in washing powder ad as a young boy

Nicolas Sarkozy posed for a washing powder advertisement in his childhood, it has emerged.

Updated: Nov 03, 2009, 14:42 PM IST

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.

ANI