Horrible Hairstyles of World Leaders

Published September 4th, 2018 - 08:03 GMT

By Ewelina Lepionko

Whether it’s a bold fringe, a complete chop-off, or a simple dusting - the powerful know how to rock an interesting hairsytle.

Politicians sometimes seem to take things to a whole new level.

Here are some of the most memorable, and instantly recognisable, haircuts of world leaders.

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Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko Ukrainian politician, known worldwide for her golden crown of braids (exhibitions.globalfundforwomen.org)

Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko Ukrainian politician, known worldwide for her golden crown of braids (exhibitions.globalfundforwomen.org)

Boris Johnson, takes care to keep his straw-coloured thatch in a permanent state of studied untidiness (Twitter)

Boris Johnson, takes care to keep his straw-coloured thatch in a permanent state of studied untidiness (Twitter)

Chancellor Angela Merkel keeper of classic style (thenationalherald.com)

Chancellor Angela Merkel keeper of classic style (thenationalherald.com)

Much has been written about Donald Trump’s peculiar hairstyle, the kind of puffy, dyed comb-over  (Shutterstock)

Much has been written about Donald Trump’s peculiar hairstyle, the kind of puffy, dyed comb-over (Shutterstock)

Ann Richards hairdo was a perfect combination of Barbara Bush’s gentility with Nancy Reagan’s tenacity - silver white short hair (richardmagazine.com)

Ann Richards hairdo was a perfect combination of Barbara Bush’s gentility with Nancy Reagan’s tenacity - silver white short hair (richardmagazine.com)

Kim Jong-un leader of North Korea won’t need to wear a helmet with this look (medium.com)

Kim Jong-un leader of North Korea won’t need to wear a helmet with this look (medium.com)

Barbara Bush, Silver Fox never dyes her hair (richardmagazine.com)

Barbara Bush, Silver Fox never dyes her hair (richardmagazine.com)

John F. Kennedy hair was so perfect they can’t imitate it right in movies (Twitter)

John F. Kennedy hair was so perfect they can’t imitate it right in movies (Twitter)

Theresa Mary British Prime Minister, strong and stable haircut  (medium.com)

Theresa Mary British Prime Minister, strong and stable haircut (medium.com)

Vladimir Putint and his gorgeous glossy finish (medium.com)

Vladimir Putint and his gorgeous glossy finish (medium.com)

Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko Ukrainian politician, known worldwide for her golden crown of braids (exhibitions.globalfundforwomen.org)
Boris Johnson, takes care to keep his straw-coloured thatch in a permanent state of studied untidiness (Twitter)
Chancellor Angela Merkel keeper of classic style (thenationalherald.com)
Much has been written about Donald Trump’s peculiar hairstyle, the kind of puffy, dyed comb-over  (Shutterstock)
Ann Richards hairdo was a perfect combination of Barbara Bush’s gentility with Nancy Reagan’s tenacity - silver white short hair (richardmagazine.com)
Kim Jong-un leader of North Korea won’t need to wear a helmet with this look (medium.com)
Barbara Bush, Silver Fox never dyes her hair (richardmagazine.com)
John F. Kennedy hair was so perfect they can’t imitate it right in movies (Twitter)
Theresa Mary British Prime Minister, strong and stable haircut  (medium.com)
Vladimir Putint and his gorgeous glossy finish (medium.com)
Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko Ukrainian politician, known worldwide for her golden crown of braids (exhibitions.globalfundforwomen.org)
Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko Ukrainian politician, known worldwide for her golden crown of braids (exhibitions.globalfundforwomen.org)
Boris Johnson, takes care to keep his straw-coloured thatch in a permanent state of studied untidiness (Twitter)
Boris Johnson, takes care to keep his straw-coloured thatch in a permanent state of studied untidiness (Twitter)
Chancellor Angela Merkel keeper of classic style (thenationalherald.com)
Chancellor Angela Merkel keeper of classic style (thenationalherald.com)
Much has been written about Donald Trump’s peculiar hairstyle, the kind of puffy, dyed comb-over  (Shutterstock)
Much has been written about Donald Trump’s peculiar hairstyle, the kind of puffy, dyed comb-over (Shutterstock)
Ann Richards hairdo was a perfect combination of Barbara Bush’s gentility with Nancy Reagan’s tenacity - silver white short hair (richardmagazine.com)
Ann Richards hairdo was a perfect combination of Barbara Bush’s gentility with Nancy Reagan’s tenacity - silver white short hair (richardmagazine.com)
Kim Jong-un leader of North Korea won’t need to wear a helmet with this look (medium.com)
Kim Jong-un leader of North Korea won’t need to wear a helmet with this look (medium.com)
Barbara Bush, Silver Fox never dyes her hair (richardmagazine.com)
Barbara Bush, Silver Fox never dyes her hair (richardmagazine.com)
John F. Kennedy hair was so perfect they can’t imitate it right in movies (Twitter)
John F. Kennedy hair was so perfect they can’t imitate it right in movies (Twitter)
Theresa Mary British Prime Minister, strong and stable haircut  (medium.com)
Theresa Mary British Prime Minister, strong and stable haircut (medium.com)
Vladimir Putint and his gorgeous glossy finish (medium.com)
Vladimir Putint and his gorgeous glossy finish (medium.com)