International Left Hander’s Day

12 Aug 2019

International Left Hander’s Day is August 13th. Here are 10 fun and interesting facts about left handed people…..

  1. Approximately 12% of the world population are left-handed, led by the Netherlands.

  2. Those who are left-handed are more prone to ailments like allergies and migraines.

  3. Most of those who are left handed are insomniacs.

  4. Left handed people tend to use the right side of their brain more.

  5. They are highly smart and some of the most popular inventors were left-handed like Isaac Newton and Benjamin Franklin.

  6. There are more left-handed men than women in the world.

  7. At least four of the most popular Presidents of the United States were left–handed.

  8. Left handed people need to cut their nails frequently, as their nails on the left hand grow faster.

  9. Premature babies are more likely to be left-handed.

  10. Left-handedness is found to be more common in twins, in fact twice as common.