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Photos: Famous left-handers

Published 3:39 PM ET, Wed August 12, 2020
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Obama is the latest in a string of left-handed US presidents. At least four out of the past seven commanders in chief have been southpaws. John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, is the latest in a long line of left-handed British royals. According to British media reports, he'd like his son, George, to carry on the tradition. Anthony Devlin/Getty Images
Oprah Winfrey is a wildly successful television host, entrepreneur and left-hander. Emma McIntyre/Getty Images
Musicians, like Paul McCartney, are among those said to be more commonly left-handed than the population at large. Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Pele, the famous Brazilian soccer player, was left-handed. Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Actress Julia Roberts is a left-hander. Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images
Justin Bieber signs autographs and plays guitar left-handed. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images
Left-hander Angelina Jolie used specially made prop guns on the 2001 film "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider". Guillermo Legaria/Getty Images
Bart Simpson is just one of the characters on "The Simpsons" who are left-handed. Among them, according to the Simpons Wiki: Bart Simpson, Seymour Skinner, Ned Flanders, Moe Szyslak and Marge Simpson. Why? Perhaps because Simpson creator Matt Groening is a leftie too. courtesy fox