Telly Savalas ‘Kojak’ – Bald Actor Pioneered the Look

Dead American actor, real name is Aristotelis Savalas, best known for TV series ‘Kojak’. Played the Character Theo ‘Kojak’ a NYPD – New York Police Department detective.

Kojak‘ remained his nickname up until his death in 1994 age 70.

Telly is one of the best known and most recognized famous bald people of this century.

He first shaved his head for the role as ‘Pontius Pilatethe’ the fifth prefect of the Roman province of Judaea in the 1965 epic movie ‘The Greatest Story Ever Told’.
He liked the shaved head look so much that he never bothered to grow his hair again … Full Bio