In American mass culture, Bucket Hats early was worn on the most famous person who is Gary Kennedy. He is a well-known role in 1960s American television comedy named Gilligan's Island. He wears a bucket hat in the shot dozens of years as one day.
The famous American comedian Rodney Dangerfield often joked, in his later years, as long as he wore a fisherman hat, usually got a bowl of soup (for free because the cap type is like bowl type sake).
In 1998, Gray Alexander, a radical boy as the lead singer of the American band, Bucket Hats had becoming one of his personal symbols.