In the Middle Ages, having red hair was thought to be a sign of someone being a witch, werewolf or vampire!
Over the years, redheads have suffered a lot of prejudice, but science has confirmed that they actually possess some genetic ‘superpowers’.
According to a study by McGill University, redheads have a far higher pain threshold. They also require more anaesthesia before an operation, but fewer pain killers after the fact.
Watch the video above for more incredible redhead ‘superpowers’.