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6 facts tagged with Family Facts
The most children birthed by ONE mother was 69 children over 27 pregnancies: 16 sets of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and 4 sets of quadruplets. This was in Russia, in the 1700s.
'Niblings' is the plural, gender-neutral term for nieces and nephews.
A man named Ziona Chana lives in a 100 room, four storey house set amidst the hills of Baktwang village in the Indian state of Mizoram and has the world's biggest family with 39 wives, 94 children, 14 daughters-in-law and 33 grandchildren.
Fathers tend to determine the height of their child, and mothers their weight.
The offspring of two sets of identical twins are legally cousins but genetically siblings.
Cat families usually play best in even numbers. Cats and kittens should be acquired in pairs whenever possible!