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Happy Belated Left Handers Day!


I can’t believe I missed the only holiday I’ve never celebrated yesterday.

August 13th is officially International Lefthanders Day

Some fun facts:

“Left handed people as a group have historically produced an above-average quota of high achievers.” via Right-Hand, Left Hand by Chris McManus

Among college educated people, left-handers earned 10-15% more income than right-handed counterparts.

Anyways, this is a shoutout to my fellow left handers out there. Here’s a list of famous left handers (Yes, Ned Flanders included)


Leonardo Da Vinci
Paul Klee
Michelangelo Buonaroti
Henri de Toulouse Lautrec
Peter Paul Rubens


Amitabh & Abhishek Bachchan
Drew Barrymore
Kim Basinger
Kenneth Branagh
Pierce Brosnan
Jim Carrey
Charlie Chaplin
Tom Cruise
Robert De Niro
Matt Dillon
Morgan Freeman
Judy Garland
Whoopi Goldberg
Angelina Jolie
Nicole Kidman
Val Kilmer
Lisa Kudrow
Marilyn Monroe
Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen
Sarah Jessica Parker
Brad Pitt
Keanu Reeves
Julia Roberts
Jennifer Saunders
Sylvester Stallone
Chewbacca the Wookie
Tina Fey


Lewis Carroll
Bill Bryson
Germaine Greer
Berthold Schwartz
Janet Street Porter
Uhland Ludwig


Matt Groening
Bart Simpson
Ned Flanders
C Montgomery Burns
Moe Szyslak
Mr. Skinner


Harpo Marx


Jean-Paul Gaultier


James Cameron
Spike Lee


Benjamin Britten
David Bowie
Celine Dion
Kurt Cobain
Noel Gallagher
Bob Geldof
Jimi Hendrix
Annie Lennox
Sir Paul McCartney
Ricky Martin


Albert Einstein
Jack The Ripper
Napoleon Bonaparte
Julius Caesar
Neil Armstrong
Henry Ford
Marie Curie
Joan of Arc
Helen Keller


Queen Mother
Prince William


Winston Churchill
President George Bush


Wasim Akram
Sir Bobby Charlton
Diego Armando Maradona
Paula Radcliffe
Jimmy White
Mark Williams
John McEnroe
Martina Navratilova
Greg Rusedski
Babe Ruth
David Gower

(Source: peternyc)

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    Knew you didn’t see it the first time lol. Hugs.
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    ^^Sinister…LOVE IT.
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    :O I did not know there was a day for us! Dammit I missed all the celebration on tumblr
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