Mr. T's Hair - Probably the strangest
haircut to parade across the television screen (with the exception
of the rock 'n rollers on cable's MTV) was the hairstyle sported by
Sgt. Bosco "B.A." Baracus (Mr. T) on the soldier-of-fortune
adventure THE A-TEAM/NBC/1983‑87.
Most people have mistakenly described the haircut as a Mohican
Indian style. However, Mr. T in his 1984 book "Mr. T: The Man with
the Gold" (page 6) dispelled that rumor with this description: "My
hairstyle is from Africa. It's from the Mandinka Tribe, the Mandinka
WARRIORS, a proud people..."
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