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Timeline: Great Moments in Baldness History

A quick survey of major milestones in male hair loss, from ancient Egypt to
Sy Sperling's Hair Club for Men.

February 27, 2012

1868—The New York Times publishes an editorial arguing there is a link between baldness and genetics. The science community mostly ignores it.

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