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The intelligent pirate, who often used trickery instead of relying only on arms and firepower.
Captain Kidd was a successful privateer who became pirate thanks to a couple of unfortunate events. The stories about his buried treasure made him even more popular.
Peter Easton is one of the most successful pirates of the early 17th century who even managed to retire and spend his treasure in peace. During his short career on the sea, he managed to amass the vast fleet of pirate ships that became stronger than any military might that roamed Atlantic.
Every was one of the rare pirates who chose to retire from piracy and lived rest of his life as a rich man.