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International Left-Handers Day 2022: Some celebs and great achievers who are left-handed 

International Left-Handers Day 2022: Do you know why this day is remembered and celebrated? Do you know what purpose it serves? Let us tell you.

In an enormous world where 70-95 percent of the population is right-handed, the remaining small population is said to be left-handed. These people use their left hand instead of their right one for all their important work. To cherish their uniqueness, International Left-Handers Day is celebrated every year on August 13. This day is used to create awareness for those rare people who are left-handed and to educate people about their special needs.
Well, have you ever heard that such people are said to possess great intelligence and skills?

Yes, it’s true. According to research, both the sides of the brain in left-handed humans communicate with each other to establish powerful information processing abilities.

Various popular celebrities and leaders are left-handed. From cricketer Sachin Tendulkar to Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg, they have touched great heights in their lives.

Let’s look at some of these left-handed celebs:

Amitabh Bachchan

Who doesn’t know Big B, Amitabh Bachan? Bollywood’s evergreen actor has played a multitude of unique characters onscreen in his five-decade-long acting career. Not just the big screen, he has been a part of one of the oldest game shows, Kaun Banega Crorepati, for many years. He has been hosting the show for a long time and has become a legacy now. There is no replacement for the Shahanshah of Bollywood.

Sachin Tendulkar

India’s master blaster, Sachin Tendulkar is one of the greatest sportsmen in our country. The former cricketer has won several awards and is regarded as the finest batsman in Indian cricket history.

Ratan Tata

Ratan Tata is among the top industrialists and the most successful businessmen in the country. What makes him different from other top industrialists is his values. Business is business, but he has progressed in his years of this achievement without forgetting kindness and empathy towards people. He is philanthropic and this is why he is not the richest person in the world despite his net worth of Rs 3500 crores. He owns the trust ‘Tata Sans’ and 66% of his income goes to charity.

Bill Gates

Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft is the fourth richest person in the world today. Do you know that he is a college dropout and wrote his first software program at the age of 13? He is extremely generous, a great entrepreneur, and an excellent public speaker. Like Ratan Tata, he too is a philanthropist and believes in public welfare. There is a Netflix documentary film about him.


Rajnikant Well, everyone knows Tamil actor Rajnikanth, From Bollywood to the south, he has been there for decades. He is among the top and most respected actors in the cinematic world. What makes him unique is his style. His style of delivering dialogues and performing action sequences is not everyone’s cup of tea. He is an all-rounder in emotions, comedy, action, and dance, which makes him popular among people of all generations. He has a cult following in Japan due to his popular 1998 movie, ‘Muthu’.

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