10 Unbelievable Facts About Left Handed People You Didn’t Know.

Blog By Mahi  |  28-07-17

Check out more unbelievable facts about left handed.

#10 Origin

#10 Origin

There are many mysteries in the world on which the scientists are working hard to find the most appropriate answers. Similarly, no one for certain knows why some people are left handed and the others are right handed. There are many myths and stories surrounding left handed people.

Did you know the word “left” is based on the Anglo-Saxon word “lyft” which indicates broken or weak.


#9 Brain Activity

#9 Brain Activity

Left handed people use the right side of their brain.


#8 The Statistics

#8 The Statistics

Among the world’s population, only about 5 to 10 percent are left handed. A very small ratio who are Left handed.


#7 Talented Bunch

#7 Talented Bunch

The left handed people excel in the field of sports, like swimming, boxing, tennis, etc. They tend to have a competitive streak. And they possess a rare gift, where they can adjust to see underwater easier than right-handers.


#6 Racket Game

#6 Racket Game

If you observe, over 40 percent of the top world tennis players are left-handed. And it is not a coincidence.


#5 Space Mission

#5 Space Mission

Among the Apollo astronauts, one fourth of group was left handed.


#4 A Day Of Importance

#4 A Day Of Importance

Left Handers Day is celebrated on August 13th of every year.


#3 Creative Levels

#3 Creative Levels

There was a time when being left handed was correlated to criminality. However, over time it has been observed that, left handers are more creative and musically inclined than their right handed counterparts.


#2 Age Matters

#2 Age Matters

Women who are pregnant in their 40’s are 128 percent more likely to give birth to left handed babies than the women who give birth in their 20’s.


#1 Royal Clan

#1 Royal Clan

Although it is hard to prove that it runs in the family, Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother, Prince Charles, and Prince William are left handed.








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