Every person has some left handed people in their life.
What is that which makes someone left handed? Some medical experts actually do not know, but genetics plays a huge role in this.
No actual ‘leftie genes’ have been discovered, but we know that there are often left handed people in one family group, indicating it is genetic.
The world in which we live today is a right handed world. It should not be it is only because there are more right handed people.
Left handed people should and have to continuously adapt to the right handed world.
But lefties are actually pretty special.
They are often more independent and have the ability to adapt easily, probably because they have had little choice.
Here, we are going to present you some amazing fact about left handed people:
-5 to 10% of the population in the world are left handed;
-Left handed people use the right side of their brain;
-Lefties are agile and very good at sport;
-They are also prone to alcoholism, more so than right handed ones;
-The word “left” comes from the Anglo Saxon word ‘lyft’ which means weak or broken;
-Lefties are usually creative people;
-They go on to be 26% richer than their right handed colleagues;
-Several of the presidents of USA have been left handed;
-Left handed people tend to reach puberty later than the right handed ones;
-Cats and mice are neither left nor right handed;
-One of the four Apollo astronauts was leftie;
-Left handed people used to be seen as different. Nowadays, they are seen as creative, musical, interesting, and independent as well;
-Those women who gave birth in their forties are more likely to have left handed babies than younger mothers;
-Almost 30 million people in America are lefties;
-Left handed people are very good at mathematics, as well as architecture and have good spatial awareness intuition;
– Left handed people have a day to celebrate lefties. The 13th of August is the International left handers day;
-Left handedness runs in families. The Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth 11, Prince Charles and Prince William are all left handed;
-Left handed people usually suffer from insomnia;
-Some of the most dangerous people have been left handed, such as Osama Bin Laden, the Boston Strangler and Jack the Ripper;
-Lefties are usually emotional. You can look at John McEnroe who was a leftie. They are actually prone to emotional outbursts;
-Lefties can also be more prone to allergies and asthma;
-Some of the most fashionable words, such as sweater and dresses can be typed using only the left hand;
-Left handed people can often see better under the water than anybody else;
-And the most important thing, lefties are normal people just like anybody else. But, some things can be harder for them in the right handed dominated world.