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McCaughey Septuplets Reach Their 16th Birthday

The first septuplets to survive past infancy have turned 16. It was quite a scene when all the seven siblings were delivered by the same mother in 1997. The four boys and 3 girls were conceived as a result of fertility drugs, but when the couple discovered that Bobbi was carrying seven babies, they chose not to use selective reduction …

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McCaughey Septuplets Turn Sixteen

“You never have to worry that you are alone.” On November 19, 1997 in Carlisle, Iowa Kenny, Kelsey, Natalie, Brandon, Alexis, Nathan and Joel were born to Bobbi and Kenny McCaughey. According to The Daily Mail, they were the world’s first septuplets to survive infancy, marking a milestone and making national headlines. “I will always remember the day we found …

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