The youngest mother in history is Lina Medina, who delivered a healthy baby boy by cesarean section in Lima, Peru in 1939, at an age of 5 years and 7 months. The child was raised as her brother. Medina is still alive today. she is 86 years old now.
A 67-year-old woman has reportedly given birth in China with her and her partner claiming they are the country’s oldest couple to conceive a baby naturally.
Tian, delivered a healthy girl by Caesarean section on Friday, Zaozhuang city’s Maternity and Child Health Care Hospital Tian’s daughter reportedly weighed 2,560 grams (5.6 pounds) at birth. .Baby girl was called ‘Tianci’, meaning ‘gift from heaven’.
The largest number of babies born at once
The greatest officially recorded number of children born to one mother is 69, to the wife of Feodor Vassilyev (b. 1707–c.1782), a peasant from Shuya, Russia. Between 1725 and 1765 in a total of 27 confinements, she gave birth to 16 pairs of twins, seven sets of triplets and four sets of quadruplets, 67 of them survived infancy.
It is also not impossible for a woman to have 27 pregnancies during her fertile years.
Shortest Interval Between Two Children
Jayne Bleackley is the mother who holds the record for the shortest interval between two children born in separate confinements. She gave birth to Joseph Robert on September 3, 1999, and Annie Jessica Joyce on March 30, 2000. The babies were born 208 days apart.
Longest Interval Between Two Children
Elizabeth Ann Buttle is the mother who holds the record for the longest interval between the birth of two children. She gave birth to Belinda on May 19,1956 and Joseph on November 20, 1997. The babies were born 41 years 185 days apart. The mother was 60 years old when her son Joseph was born.
Highest Number of Children in Modern Times
The modern world record for giving birth is held by Leontina Albina from San Antonio, Chile. Leontina claims to be the mother of 64 children, of which only 55 of them are documented. She is listed in the 1999 Guinness World Records but dropped from later editions.
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