Hachette Books — via Google Books. The child subsequently born to her was called Pyrrhus 'red-haired'either because he had red hair or because the disguised Achilles had been known at Lycomedes' court as Pyrrha. Evrei Trudi Antropologitshes-kavo Amdilla, xxi. Archived from the original on 2 February Eighty percent of redheads have an MC1R gene variant.
Melanocyte-stimulating hormone normally stimulates melanocytes to make black eumelaninbut if the melanocytes have a mutated receptor, they will make reddish pheomelanin instead.
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Several accounts by Greek writers mention redheaded people. Hucknall, who says that he has repeatedly faced prejudice or been described as ugly on account of his hair colour, argues that Gingerism should be described as a form of racism. Retrieved 5 July The first and only festival for red heads in the United States was launched in In Polynesian culture reddish hair has traditionally been seen as a sign of descent from high-ranking ancestors and a mark of rulership. Accumulations and Deposits Ed Friedlander, M. Indeed, her photos feature the portraits of people of varying ages and from different backgrounds.