These Septuplets Were The First Ever To Survive Birth – And Here’s What They Look Like 20 Years On

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But Drake, Mahone and the McCaugheys’ pre-birth planning was put into action on November 19, 1997, when doctors subsequently delivered the seven babies by Cesarean section within six minutes of each other. Kenny Jr., Alexis, Natalie, Kelsey, Nathan, Brandon and Joel all arrived nine weeks prior to their due date. Nevertheless, all of them survived — the first ever set of septuplets to do so.

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