Mississippi couple welcomes 9-pound, 11-ounce baby born on 9/11 at 9:11
Published 8:04 am Friday, September 13, 2019
A Mississippi couple welcomed a 9-pound, 11-ounce baby into the world on 9/11, at 9:11 p.m.
The Commercial Appeal reports Christina Malone-Brown of Southaven, Mississippi, was born by cesarean section at a hospital in Germantown, Tennessee.
Christina’s father, Justin Brown, says bystanders joked his family should play the lottery.
He says the doctor kept saying “Oh my goodness, I’ve got a 9/11, 9/11, 9/11.”
A photo of the baby shows her asleep in a hospital bed for infants, wires connected to her torso and a blue elastic band wrapped around her head.
Her mother, Cametrione Malone-Brown, says her baby girl brought a spot of light to a day darkened by memories of the 2001 terror attacks.