By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

19 Very Important Reasons Why Redheads Are More Awesome Than You’d Think.

#7. There is an official Redhead Day.

In the Netherlands, there is a two day festival to celebrate people from all over the world with natural red hair. It's held at the beginning of September each year.

#8. Redheads are diverse.

Some are golden-red, some are insanely orange, and some are just a light strawberry blonde. All are still considered part of the redhead club.

#9. Redheads have experienced oppression in the past.

In Nazi Germany, redheads were considered to be evil and Satanic. In fact, Hitler banned marriage between two redheads, believing that they would produce demonic offspring.

#10. Redheads are usually lefties.

Being a redhead means you'll probably write with your left hand.

#11. Redheads have a place in horror history.

In Greek mythology, there were many stories about redheads turning into vampires after they died.

#12. Bees love a good ginger.

According to a few studies (with a lot of brave redheads), bees prefer to sting people with red hair. We'd like to think it's because they look colorful like flowers.

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