Billy Bolivar
Character information
Name(s): Billy Bolivar
Alias(es): "The Great Bolivar"
"The Strongest Man in the World"
Hair: Black
Nationality: American
Occupation: Preformer
Status: Alive
Behind the scenes
First Appearance: Tintin in America
Last Appearance: Tintin in America

Billy Bolivar is a phony stage artist featured in Tintin in America.


He claims to be "the strongest man in the world" and proves this by lifting heavy weights. However it is revealed that the dumbells he uses are fake and are not heavy at all. This ends up saving Tintin's life when he is weighed down with the fake weights and submerged in water. As they are fake he managed to escape from death.