12 Wildly Inconvenient Places Babies Came Flying Out of the Womb

12 Wildly Inconvenient Places Babies Came Flying Out of the Womb

Welcome to the world of extraordinary births! From the depths of the Antarctic to the heights of the sky, this list of twelve unique births will take you on a journey of discovery and amazement. 

You'll learn about John McCain, born in a legal loophole in the Panama Canal Zone, and Jerry Springer, born in a London bomb shelter during World War Two. You'll marvel at the story of Prince Philip, born at a villa called Mon Repos on the Greek island of Corfu, and the incredible story of Aurora Sky Castner, born in a Texas jail and accepted into Harvard University. 

Finally, you'll be awed by the story of baby Reach, born on an American military plane while it was evacuating, and the incredible fact that Antarctica has had zero infant deaths. 

So get ready to be amazed, inspired, and entertained as you explore the world of extraordinary births.

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Ed Porray: Born at Sea, and making waves ever since.

CRACKED AT SEA Ed Porray is the first and so far only Major League Baseball player to be born on a ship in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean - his country of origin is officially At Sea.

MLB / Wikimedia 

Jerry Springer: Born in a bomb shelter.

CRACKED A SUBWAY STATION Jerry Springer was born in a makeshift bomb shelter in London during World War Two. It happened to be at Highgate subway station, in use as a bomb shelter at the time.


Born in a Chick-fil-A, destined for greatness.

CRACKED A CHICK-FIL-A BATHROOM A couple had a surprise baby in 2018 in a Texas Chick-fil-A bathroom. The Chick-fil-A was so impressed that they gave her free food for life and even offered her a job when she turns 16. Welcome friends neighbors Real

CBS / Herald News 

Surprise! Baby on board.

CRACKED AN AIRCRAFT CARRIER In September 2016, a sailor on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in the Persian Gulf had a baby girl, even though she hadn't told anyone she was pregnant. The baby weighed 7 pounds.

CBS / Navy 

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