Friday, August 13, 2010

Five Facts Friday

1. Today is "Left Hander's Day."

2. People who are left handed make up about 5 to 15 percent of the population.

3. People who are left handed use the right side of the brain most while right handed people use the left side of the brain most.

4. There have been 8 left handed presidents.

James Garfield (20th)
Herbert Hoover (31st)
Harry Truman (33rd)
Gerald Ford (38th)
Ronald Reagan (40th)
George H.W. Bush (41st)
Bill Clinton (42nd)
Barack Obama (44th)

5. Both my parents are left handed but all three of us kids are right handed. This is not a nationally known fact. This is just a random fact that got thrown in there.

1 comment:

  1. Interesting fact about your family. I didn't know that :)