Gene Simmons is currently waiting to get approval of his “Sign Of The Horns” hand gesture.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is deciding whether or not approve Simmons request to official trademark the hand gesture below, which Simmons claims was first used by him on November 14th, 1974.
The Hollywood Reporter is pointing out though the gesture dates back to the 5th Century BC founder of Buddhism. It is also the American Sign Language gesture for “I Love You”.
Simmons is claiming the trademark for entertainment, mainly, live performances by a musical artist and personal appearances by a musical artist.