Magnificent moustaches: top five taches in history

It's that time of year when millions of men sprout moustaches to raise money for charity. But can you guess which historic figures these 'taches belong to?

Clue: a brainy German


Clue: a 20th-century swashbuckling actor

Clue: a funnyman who rose to fame in the silent era

Clue: a lover of the surreal

Clue: man of steel

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Answers: 1) Albert Einstein 2) Errol Flynn 3) Charlie Chaplin 4) Salvador Dali 5) Joseph Stalin