Fact of the Day: DaVinci Was A Lefty

Did you that Leonardo Da Vinci was left handed and his personal notes were written from the right side of the page to the left?


When you look at Leonardo da Vinci’s journals, your first impression may be of awe at the sketches; but then, if you are curious enough to look at the words, you suddenly discover that the writing seems to be reversed. That’s because Leonardo da Vinci wrote most of his personal notes in mirror form, only using standard writing if he intended his texts to be read by others.



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