10 Funny Facts About Mustache

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Love it or hate it, you always see mustache around. Truth be told, women prefer men with a little facial stubble. Some of these facts might make you consider wearing one.


1
In 2008, an MI6 officer was interviewed on a BBC TV magazine program. Half way through, his mustache fell off.

2
Hitler's press secretary didn't approve of his mustache. "Stop worrying about it," said the Fuhrer. "If it's not in fashion now, it will be soon, because I'm wearing one."

3
In the history of the United States as of 2015, there have only been 4 US Presidents that ever wore mustaches.

4
The average man with a mustache touches it 760 times a day.

5
Policemen in large Indian cities are sometimes paid a bonus if they grow a mustache, considered a symbol of virility and power.

6
The Beatles included cut out cardboard mustaches with the purchase of their then new album – The Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band in 1967.

7
The Guinness Book of World Records has a listing from July 1993, from a man whose mustache measured a bristling 133.4 inches long.

8
Mustache hair grows faster than any other body hair. It sprouts more in spring and summer than in autumn and winter.

9
A mustache is capable of absorbing 20 percent of its own weight in liquid.

10
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered as “one of the most influential moustached Americans in history” by the American Mustache Institute.