John Redhead. Clown Assending.
John Redhead has a curious role in the history of climbing. Whatever you think of him, he's certainly entertaining. He will probably be best remembered for his involvement in and attitude towards Johnny Dawes' first ascent of Indian Face (watch the vid here - fantastic viewing). More thoughts and discussion can be found on UKClimbing.com.
[edit - missed some html causing links to bork. Apologies.]