Sy Sperling, Hair Club for Men Founder and Star of Ubiquitous 1980s and ’90s TV Ads, Dies at 78

Credit: The Wrap- Published on February 21, 2020
Sy Sperling, the founder of Hair Club for Men who became a pop culture icon thanks to his company’s ubiquitous, charmingly awkward ads, died Wednesday following a long illness. He was 78.

Sperling was a frequent face on late night and weekend television beginning in the 1980s, with his impact on popular culture felt well...

Credit: WPTV News | West Palm Beach
Published on February 21, 2020 -  00:33
Hair Club for Men founder -- and client -- Sy Sperling dies
Hair Club for Men founder Sy Sperling has died in Florida. Sperling became famous in the 1980s for his ubiquitous commercials featuring before and after photos of his clients, ending with him proclaiming “I'm not only the Hair Club president but I'm also a client" as he showed a photo of his previously bald self.

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