World’s youngest and oldest mothers

The youngest person who brought a healthy child into the world was the Peruvian Lina Medina . The beginning of the pregnancy was carried out when she was 5 and a half years old (conceived when she was 4.)

The oldest world record for giving birth is currently held by a Spanish woman from Barcelona, in 2006 after artificial insemination at the age of 67 years, she gave birth to twins.

The youngest mother of seven children is a 16-year-old girl from Argentina, in 2007, who had triplets for the second time.  Before the birth of her son she had lost a child through a miscarriage.