Some women across the world have defied age to give birth to babies naturally. Here is an interesting piece on the list of oldest mothers in the world who have given birth. It could be argued that this list is not comprehensive as there are women in some African countries or other rural areas across the world who were delivered of babies at ages older than some of the ones presented here but those who compiled this list did not take note of that. Well, this article is still very interesting despite the perceived shortcomings. Read it now!
1. ANATOLIA VERTADELLA
Anatolia Vertadella, a 101-year-old Italian woman, gave birth to a 9-pound baby after a controversial ovary transplant widely criticized by medical professionals because of her advanced age, reports the Rivista Napoli. Source: worldnewsdailyreport
2. DALJINDER KAUR
This woman was holding the record for being the oldest woman ever to give birth to a child until Anatolia Vertadella was delivered of a baby in 2017. She was 72 and her husband was 79 when their baby boy was born. It’s highly unlikely to meet such a brave couple in today’s world.
3. RAJO DEVI LOHAN
This Indian woman gave birth to her last baby when she was 69 years old! She was long considered to be the oldest mother in the world’s medical history ever registered. The baby is now absolutely healthy.
4. ELIZABETH ADENEY
She is the oldest mother in GB who, at the age of 66, gave birth to a child. The mother feels fine and the child has not suffered in any way. Elizabeth is now a frequent guest on many TV and radio shows.
5. BHATERI DEVI SINGH
An Indian woman, at the age of 66, became a mother of triplets! All three babies have survived and have now grown up normally. Surprisingly enough the elderly mother is still quite healthy.
6. ADRIANA ILIESCU
Another woman that the world should be proud of is a Romanian old lady. At the age of 66, she was waiting for triplets to arrive but only one baby survived. The child is now the most loved daughter in all Romania.
7. OMKARI PANWAR
Wishing to have a boy to inherit her husband’s fortune, Omkari was pressed to undergo a medical treatment to become pregnant. As a result, she gave birth to twins – a boy and a girl. She then died three years later after such a struggle with her health.
8. MARIA DEL CARMEN BOUSADA DE LARA
A Spanish woman lied to doctors by telling them that she was 55 years old. After the truth was revealed that she was 66, it was too late to do anything. She gave birth to 2 children, but she then died less than 3 years later.
9. VALENTYNA PIDVERBNA
A Ukrainian woman, at the age of 66, gave birth to her first and only child. Knowing medical level in Eastern Europe, you would not believe she could have survived such a challenge.
10. ANNEGRET RAUNIGK
A German woman was 65 years old when she gave birth to 4 babies. In total, she had 17 children ageing from birth to 44 years old! She is the only European woman over the age of 60 who has had that many children.
11. MEMNUNE TIRYAKI
An Indian mother delivered her child when she was 62 years old. She had been trying to have a baby for 35 years. Then, at the pensionable age, she achieved success thanks to modern medicine.
12. DAWN BROOKE
An English woman, at the age of 59, conceived a child naturally. She is officially registered in the Guinness World Record Book as the oldest mother who naturally delivered a baby.