back to top

Salvador Dalí's Mustache Is Still Intact Almost 30 Years After His Death

His body was recently exhumed as part of a paternity suit filed by Spanish fortune teller, Pilar Abel.

Posted on

Which bring us to his glorious mustache. Turns out his embalmer, Narcís Bardalet, told a Catalan radio station "his mustache is still intact."

But there's much more to this mustache story, and not everyone is happy about his exhumation.

Íñigo Méndez de Vigo, Spain’s culture minister said he was "heartbroken" about it, and Marta Felip, mayor of Figueres, called it “grotesque.”

They collected hair, teeth and nail samples, and two long bones, which will be returned once the test is done.

Hulton Archive / Getty Images

If it's proven that Pilar Abel really is Dalí's daughter, she could claim part of an estate worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!