Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Leap Twins!

At the end of this Washington Post column on brothers born on consecutive leap days is this amazing fact:
Mike said: “I seem to recall some woman in Ireland had twins on consecutive leap years so we got outdone.” That would be Christine McDonnell, who gave birth in Dublin to James and Ann on Feb. 29, 1956, and to Robert and Patricia on Feb. 29, 1960.