In 2016, a Norwegian man was so unhappy with his haircut that he returned to the salon with some friends and cut the hairdresser’s hair off. vg.no/nyheter/innenriks/i…
International Master Jeremy Silman created the Chess puzzle for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone where Ron sacrifices himself, but wasn't credited for his role, while "everyone from the hairdressers to the donut delivery boy" were. youtube.com/watch?v=L7RID…
An Australian man was working as a hairdresser when he had the idea to make 3D printed prosthetic limbs from recycled shampoo and conditioner bottles. Working with 38 salons in Queensland, he is now testing the limbs with two children who had no access to practical and inexpensive prosthetics. abc.net.au/news/2019-04-2…
Today I learned about a substance called Starlite which could withstand temperatures 3 times the melting point of diamond. It was created by a hairdresser and was lost to history after he died without releasing samples or disclosing how it is created techradar.com/news/world-…
, A UK hairdresser invented and demonstrated a paint like substance that can withstand 10,000 degrees celsius, he took the secret of how to create the material to the grave with him and it was never commercialised telegraph.co.uk/technolog…
Since 2007, an unfinished skyscraper in Caracas, Venezuela, has been re-appropriated by squatters into a vast 'vertical slum' which now includes grocery stores, hairdressers, and an unlicensed dentist. pulsamerica.co.uk/2012/10…
A Baltimore hairdresser helped prove that ancient Roman Vestal Virgins' hairstyles were not wigs, as was commonly believed, but was instead achieved through the use of needle & thread, which she showed by recreating the hairstyle on a live person for the first time in centuries en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan…
Rachel Dolezal, the once President of the NAACP chapter of Spokane, Washington, is now a hairdresser. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rac…
Danny Devito used to work as a hairdresser. For corpses. entertainment.ie/celebrit…
The candy cane striped poles outside of barber shops represent flowing blood as the practice of bloodletting was historically conducted by your local hairdresser. wondersandmarvels.com/201…
Vidal Sassoon attacked British fascists with a razor during nighttime street fights as a part of 43 Group, while working as an apprentice hairdresser. express.co.uk/expressyour…
On the set of Baz Lurhman's Romeo and Juliet, a hairdresser was kidnapped by the mob and Baz had to pay a 300$ ransom news.com.au/entertainment…
A British hairdresser discovered a way to make a heat-proof material able to withstand the heat of 75 Hiroshima atomic bombs. He died in 2011 without ever sharing the composition of the material. isciencemag.co.uk/feature…
While much of famous voodoo practitioner Marie Laveau's "magic career" cannot be substantiated, it is suspected that the reason her divinations struck fear in her wealthy clientele is due to a network of informants she developed within their houses working as a hairdresser. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mar…
Before becoming a professional musician, Chuck Berry studied to be a hairdresser. britannica.com/EBchecked/…
Ringo Starr wanted to be with The Beatles long enough to save some money so he could become a hairdresser suite101.com/a/beatles-mt…
To create the effect of a face-lift, Lucille Ball's hairdresser taped and pinned her hair back so tightly that her facial skin stretched back before covering her head with a styled wig. After the late 1950's, Lucy never appeared in public without this procedure. books.google.com/books?id…
Before Danny Devito was an actor, he was a hairdresser tribute.ca/people/danny-d…
Hairdresser Maurice Ward invented a plastic that could withstand 10,000C laser beam attack, took formula to the grave for fear of losing his intellectual property. youtube.com/watch?v=W4nnL…
Suge Knight was knocked out cold by a hairdresser in 2008 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sug…
A hairdresser created a plastic that can withstand temperatures hot enough to melt diamond.
The couple on the Mastermind box was a hairdresser and a computer scientist from Leicester. junkyardclubhouse.com/200…
, that as of 2010 the Greek government had identified at least 580 job categories deemed to be hazardous enough to merit retiring early, at age 50 for women and 55 for men, including hairdressers, musicians, and TV presenters. nytimes.com/2010/03/12/bu…
The Golden Globes are picked by 93 people, including "real-estate agents, car salesmen, showbiz publicists, hairdressers and even a few journalists" thestar.com/entertainment…
In 2010 Nguyen Hoang Hung participated in a game show where 1 of the challenges was to cut hair using a handsaw instead of scissors. He enjoyed it so much, that for 4 years he continued perfecting his skill using a Wakizashi sword & now, as a hairdresser, offers clients a β€œsamurai-sword haircut” modernsalon.com/how-to/ha…
Chuck Berry went to beauty college and worked as a hairdresser until being discovered in 1955. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chu…
Hairdresser Vidal Sassoon was part of a group that broke up extreme right wing/Fascist meetings in London telegraph.co.uk/news/ukne…
In Medieval London the same guild oversaw hairdressers and surgeons. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wor…

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