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The world's first test tube baby, who is from Bristol, has revealed the hate mail her parents received following her historic birth - including some splattered with blood.
The birth of Louise Brown in 1978 marked a scientific breakthrough after her parents Lesley and John became the first to successfully undergo IVF - in vitro fertilisation.
Mrs Brown celebrates her 37th birthday tomorrow (Saturday 25 July) and has also written her autobiography.
In it she describes how her family were sent fan mail but also some very nasty hate mail.
It was menacing and scary and considering the time the people must have taken in putting this thing together then sending it across the world to a three-month-old baby I would say a completely sick act by some sick minds.
Imagine how worrying this was for mum.
For a while she was even more careful when taking me out in the pram.
Mrs Brown is now a mother-of two and still living in Bristol with her husband, Wesley Mullinder. Her story, "My Life As The World's First Test Tube Baby", is out on 1 August.
The world's first test-tube baby, who's from Bristol, is celebrating her 35th birthday.
Louise Brown has taken time out to pay tribute to the pioneers who gave her and millions of others life through IVF.
The mother of Louise Brown, the world's first test tube baby has died. Lesley Brown, from Whitchurch in Bristol, made history when her daughter was born following IVF in 1978. The 64 year old died after a short illness earlier this month and a private funeral took place this morning.