The Most Prolific Mother Ever

Move over Michelle Duggar, ’cause Valentina Vassilyeva’s got you beat by… FIFTY kids!

Valentina Vassilyeva (1707– 1782), a Russian peasant, gave birth to 69 children.

Let me say that again…. 69 children.

From 27 pregnancies between 1725 and 1765, she gave birth to 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets.

I can’t. I can’t even…

BONUS FACT: The longest known pregnancy lasted for 1 year and 10 days.

 


SOURCES:

http://www.snopes.com/photos/people/vassilyeva.asp

http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/most-prolific-mother-ever

http://www.unbelievableinfo.com/2017/03/mrsvassilyev-most-prolific-mother.html

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