In that magical way that only
twins can testify to, identical
twins have reportedly been
delivered of their babies at the
same time on the same day.
Sarah Mariuz and Leah Rodgers, 35,
reportedly welcomed the first born children
into the world on June 30, 2016 at exactly 1:18
a.m in their respective cities.
The babies were born at the same time in
their respective time zones as Rodgers gave
birth first, welcoming a baby boy at 1:18 am in
Denver, Colorado while Mariuz welcomed a
daughter at 1:18 am in La Jolie, California.
Speaking with The People, Mariuz says:
“It’s that magical twin connection I suppose.
There have just been certain things in our life
where things just match up – it’s odd.
“We didn’t plan being pregnant at the same
time. But our journeys aligned, even giving
birth! Twins have a special bond, it’s hard to
“We were at our older sister’s wedding
recently, and, well, two pregnant chicks
together, people couldn’t stop talking about
“They kept asking us, ‘Was it planned?’ No! It
was kind of entertaining.”
Stranger things have happened of course, but
will always be cause for amazement.