Biggest babies on record

  • 1879 The heaviest baby ever born was in Canada and weighed 23lb 12oz. But the mother, Anna Bates who had giantism, died 11 hours later.
  • 1955 A baby boy who weighed 22lbs 8oz was born in Aversa, Italy.
  • 2013 George Joseph King weighed 15lb 7oz when he was born naturally in Gloucester in February.

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