The ancient Greeks prized blond hair, and goddesses like Aphrodite (shown here riding a swan), Athena, and Hera were said to be light haired, as were most of the heroes of the Iliad, including Achilles. Various Greek populations were also frequently blonde, including the legendarily militant Spartans.
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