Top 10 Words from People's Names

Goto next slide#4: Sideburns

Ambrose Burnside was a Civil War general (Union Army) with impressive facial hair.

After he appeared in parades in Washington, DC, his long bushy side-whiskers became fashionable.

Those whiskers were first known as burnsides; the word later grew into sideburns.

goto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slidegoto slide