Bitcoin spends a lot of time in the headlines with its exceptional earnings and popular adoption being the lead of these news stories. Many celebrities are even looking into investing in or incorporating Bitcoin into their business activities. Elon Musk has been popular for looking into this.
Another celebrity who has been featured in rumours recently is Jordi Cruz. The famous chef has been rumoured to have bought a Bitcoin with hopes of getting the returns seen in the currency. But are these rumours true?
We are going to investigate the claims in this article.
Who is Jordi Cruz?
Jordi Cruz is a famous Spanish chef. He has often been referred to as one of the best chefs in Spain. He currently directs ABaC Kitchen in Barcelona. The restaurant has been awarded three Michelin stars for their exquisite food. The restaurant has been voted the best restaurant in Catalonia in 2011.
Jordi Cruz started his cooking career at a very young age of 14. He started working at Estany Clar de Cercs. Here he was awarded his first Michelin star being the youngest chef in Spain and second youngest in the world to receive a Michelin star. He was only 26 years old when he received it.
Apart from his work in restaurants, Jordi has also been a part of Masterchef Spain since 2013.
How Bitcoin Started?
Bitcoin was started in 2008 when a domain was registered. The domain Bitcoin.org was registered on 18 August 2008 and is considered the start of Bitcoin. The system was allegedly designed by Santoshi Nakamoto. He published a paper in October 2008 titled Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.
The first Bitcoin was mined on 3 January 2009 which started the Bitcoin Network. Since then many people have gotten involved in the system. From programmers and IT professionals to finance enthusiasts. The system is know known worldwide.
The Answer: Did Jordi Cruz buy Bitcoin?
When looking to see if a rumour is true or not we search the publications, articles and statements by the celebrity to come to a definitive conclusion. Unfortunately we could not find any information to back up these claims. We can therefore confirm that the rumour is false.
Jordi Cruz is a Spanish three Michelin-star chef who has been a part of false rumours about his Bitcoin investments.