Last year we wrote a post about National Left-Handers Day and got a great response from our own left-handed community members! So, we wouldn't let this day pass without a shout out to all the left-handers. So, enjoy #LeftHandersDay with a few fun facts!
5 fun facts about left-handers
- 4 of the 5 original designers of the Macintosh computer were left-handed
- There's a high tendency in twins for one to be left-handed
- Women over the age of 40 are more than twice as likely to give birth to left-handed babies than younger mothers
- Approximately 10% of all humans are left-handed. BUT 50% of CATS are left handed (or should we say pawed?).
- US Presidents are more likely to be left-handed. The long list of left-handed leaders includes three of the last four commanders-in-chief (Obama, Clinton and Bush Sr.).
5 awesome products for left-handers
- Left-handed scissors for kids - $6.36 on Amazon
- Lefty Notebooks - under $10 on Amazon
- 5-piece left-handed household tool set - $40 at Lefty's
- Lefty pens - $11.60 on Amazon
- Radius Toothbrush - $7.95 at the Radius online store
13 famous left-handers to follow on Twitter