American spy for the Allied forces in World War II. Facing horrific dangers, sometimes he only had a knife and his wits between him and death. Captain Blazkowicz's escape from Nazi imprisonment was the stuff of contemporary legend.
Better known as B.J. Blazkowicz, William Joseph Blazkowicz was born August 15, 1911 in the United States to Polish immigrants. He married after WWII to Julia Marie Peterson. Their son, Arthur Kenneth Blazkowicz became a television talk show host in Milwaukee. He later changed his last name to Blaze and had a son called Billy.