World Sextuplets


Sets Listed: 172
Updated September 1 2015

Abbas Basha (Egypt, June 1980) 6 girls, unsure how many survive
Abdel-Fattah (Egypt, October 31 1997) 6 girls, 4 survive
Abdel-Meguid / Abdel Hakim (Egypt, October 27 2003) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Mahmoud, Al-Sayed, Hani, Hanem (g), Hebat Allah (g), girl (d) (spontaneous, 2 boys identical, 2 girls identical)
Abuhelfaia (from Libya, born in England, August 9 2001) 2 boys 4 girls, 4 survive, Ahmed, Mohammed, Ragged, Rahef, Rana (d), Reem (d Aug 2001)
Adam (France, January 14 1989) 2 boys 4 girls, Cedric, Kevin, Melanie, Doriane, Gaelle, Coralie
Al-Khatih (Gaza strip, September 12 2003) 3 boys 3 girls, Arafat, Ammar, Yasser, Palestina, Tahreer, Nida
Alexandros (born in Scotland, living in California, 1984) 5 boys, 1 girl, 5 survive (all boys)
Alfonso / Rubio (Chile, July 6 1990) 4 boys 2 girls, 2 boys died in utero, Patricio-Matias survive
Ascensio / Lungano
(Argentina, May 22 1993) 2 boys 4 girls, unsure how many survive (1lb 2oz to 1lb 13oz) 

Bailey (Arizona, February 17 2006) 4 boys 2 girls, 4 survive, Andrew, John-William, Ryan (d), Brett (d at 25w in utero), Brenna, Shelby (2 set identical, Andrew & John are fraternal, IVF) (1st GSM)
Belfort (June 15 1999)
Beninati / Cannista (Italy, January 15 2000) 4 boys 2 girls, 4 survive, Giovanni, Bartolo (d), Francesco, Alex (d), Lucia, Maria-Catena
Bhatia (Australia, April 8 1986) 1 boy 5 girls, 2 girls survive, Davinder (d), Karam (d), Venice (d), Karla (d), Raani, Shelley (1st set born in Australia)
Bohari (Malaysia, March 24, April 2, April 3 1997) 4 boys 2 girls, 4 survive, Syukri, Syahmi, Syahmimi (d), reasorb (d), Azizah (g), Azimah (g) (lost triplets in 95, spontaneous)
Boniello (New York, March 24 1997) 2 boys 4 girls, Gerard, Trifon, Sabrina, Sophia, Stella, Olivia,
Brunner (Czech Republic, 1878/79) (also had quintuplets)
Bushnell (Illinois, September 8 1866) 3 boys 3 girls, 4 survive, Norberto (d March 1935), Alberto (d June 24 1940), Laberto (d 14 mth), Lucy (d 12 mth), Alice (d 1942), Elizabeth, Alincia (d in 1952) ‘she also had triplets in 1965, triplets and quints after, all died at birth)
Byler
(Florida, September 1 2007) 5 boys 1 girl, Brady, Eli, Ryan, Jackson, Charlie, MacKenzie

Caballero / Villarreal (Mexico, July 31 2007) 4 boys 2 girls, 5 survive, Omar, Emilio, Julio, Saul, Rebeca, Camila (d)
Calcatelli / Di Pietro (Italy, January 9 1985) 6 boys, 5 survive, Antonio, Riccardo (d), Andrea, Simone, Marco, Valerio, Fabrizio (3 placentas contained triplets, twins, single)
Caram / Ascencio (Argentina, March 2 1994) 2 boys 4 girls, Julio, Francisco, Maria Ines, Lucia, Mercedes, Laura
Carey (
Pennsylvania, June 1 2011) 3 boys 3 girls, John, Patrick, Connor, Emma, Samantha, Olivia
Carpio (New York, October 6 2008) 4 boys 2 girls, Justin, Jezreel, Joel, Jaden, Danelia, Genesis
Carroll (Alabama, June 18 2011) 1 boy 5 girls, David, Abby, Sarah, Chloe, Ellie, Lillian
Catapano / Soma (Italy, October 8 1988) 4 boys 2 girls, 1 boy died, unsure how many survive (some articles state a 7th baby was stillborn)
Chianese / Anatrello (Italy, November 5 1976) 2 boys 4 girls, none survived (also had octuplets in 1979, 2 survived)
Coecke / Dedeyne (Belgium, November 16 1983) 3 boys 3 girls, 3 survive, Rubben, Tim, Thomas, Lieselot (d), Miet (d), Sarah (d)
Coenen (Germany, July 24 1988) 2 boys 4 girls, 5 survive, Alexander (d 3w), Sebastian, Vanessa, Sarah, Mareike, Claudia
Coleman (England, November 12 1986) 3 boys 3 girls, Gary, Stuart, James, Jayne, Hannah, Nichola (carried for 32 weeks)
Collins (Texas, October 18 and November 11 1998) 3 boys 3 girls, 4 survive, Jeremiah, Noah, Christopher (d), Rebekah (d Jan 7 2003), Hannah, Faith
Contreras (Venezuela, November 20 1968) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive
Conway
(Northen Ireland, May 22 2009) 2 boys 4 girls, 5 survive, Austin Jr, Eoghan, Shannon, Karla, Kerrie (d 2mth)
Cooper
(Pennsylvania, February 6 1999) 2 boys, 2 girls, 2 lost in utero, 2 boys survive, Ian, Christian, Taylor (g, d ), Saige (g, d stillborn) (also has fraternal twins Tara & Rheannon, Sep 27 1991)

Danoff (New York, May 21 1970) 1 boy 5 girls, none survive
Dilley (Indiana, May 25 1993) 4 boys 2 girls, Ian, Julian, Quinn, Adrian, Brenna, Claire

Figueroa / Guzman (Dominican Republic, February 8 2015) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Anderson (d), Jefferson, Jeison, Ashley, Aleysha, Sarai news

Figuereo / Perez (Dominican Republic, December 27 2005) 3 boys 3 girls, Emilio, Manuel, Hugo, Paola, Nerey, Emely

Garza / Tijerina (Mexico, June 26 1996) 3 boys 3 girls, Luis, Jose, Carlos, Esperanza, Rebeca, Ana (1st to survive in Mexico, spontaneous)
Ghosson (Lebanon, October 11 2003) 2 boys 4 girls, Batool, Mariyam, Hitaf, Aya, Ali (b), Abdelrahman (b) (one who weigted 1lb 1oz may have died)
Giannini (Italy, January 11 1980) 4 boys 2 girls, Francesco, Fabrizio, Giorgio, Roberto, Letizia, Linda
Glasscock (unknown) children are adopted
Gonzalez (Spain, April 20 1990) 2 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, girl (d) (IVF)
Gonzalez / Villegas (Costa Rica, May 17 2015) 4 boys 2 girls, 2 survive, Gabriel, Tomas (d 2w), Diego (d), Andres (d1w), Emma (d), Valentina news
Gosselin (Pennsylvania, May 10 2004) 3 boys 3 girls, Collin, Joel, Aaden, Alexis, Hannah, Leah (also have twin girls Cara & Madelyn
Grujic (Serbia, April 30 2002) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive

Haner (New York, March 22 1996) 4 boys 2 girls, Christian, Ryan, Austin, Joshua, Breanna, Mary Ellen
Hanselman (Ohio, February 26 2004) 3 boys 3 girls, Kyle, Alex, Logan, Lucy, Isabella, Sophia
Harris (Alabama, July 7 2002) 4 boys 2 girls, Kaleb, Kobe, Kieran, Kyle, Kierra, Kaylynne
Hayes (New Jersey, September 14 2004) 3 boys 3 girls, Connor, Eric, Ryan, Rebecca, Rachel, Tara, (also have 2 sets of twins, 1 set of boys, and 1 boy/girl)
Headrick (Kansas, April 6 2002) 3 boys 3 girls, Ethan, Grant, Sean, Melissa, Jaycie, Danielle
Hiroshimaya (Japan, February 23 to 27 1705) 4 boys 2 girls (some newspapers reported a 7th baby)
Hirsch (Texas, November 17 1888) 4 boys 2 girls
Hong (China, December 23 1998) 4 boys 2 girls, 4 survive (1b and 1g died) (3 boys identical, spontaneous)
Hynes (Oregon, September 5 1975) 4 boys 2 girls, none survive, Anthony, Bernard, Charles, David, Elizabeth, Frances

Ibikunle (Nigeria, March 31 2003) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive, David & Deborah died later (mother and father are both twins, spontaneous, delivered naturally)
Ibrahim / Ahmed (Egypt, January 2005) 1 boy 5 girls, Imen, Esra, Elee, Aye, Esme, Muhammed
Incarnato / Carotenuto (Italy, February 27 1996) 2 boys 4 girls, Sara, Deborah, Rosanna, Mariarca, Emanuele, Pasquale
Ireta (Mexico, born in California, September 15 2004) 4 boys 2 girls, Omar, Carlos, Marcos, Noe, Teresa, Maria

Jaffer (Bahrain, June 13 2001) 4 boys 2 girls, 3 survive (2 boys, 1 girl)
Jarvis (Missouri, January 6 & 9 2008) 2 boys 4 girls, Spencer, Grant, Hannah, Georgia, Chance, Gracie (none survived)

Karl (Alabama, December 8 1899) 6 boys

Lacasale (New Jersey, October 20 1998) 4 boys 2 girls or 4 girls 2 boys, 4 survive, Anthony, Joseph, Patricia, Stephanie (lost 2 identical babies)
Lange (California, December 8 1974) 4 boys 2 girls, none survive, Brian, Corey, Jason, John, Jolene, Kelly (also had quadruplets that didn't survive)
Lamb (England, UK, May 14 2010) 2 boys 3 girls, 4 survive, Matthew (d 2w) Eric, Pippa (d 7w), Layla, Ellen Rose
Lee Foon / Cummings ( Trinidad & Tobago, March 4 2013) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Kaylan (d 3w), Paeton, Shaelon, Kaylee, Persia, Syrai
Leonard
(Illinois, October 21 1997) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Ryan, Brady, Morgan (b, d), Kiara, Shelby, Darby (g)
Letts (England, December 15 1969) 1 boy 5 girls, 5 survive, Gary, Cara, Sharon, Joanne, Tanya, girl (d at birth)
Lopez (Argentina, May 21 1993) 2 boys 4 girls, Alejo, Lautaro, Maria Luz, Solana, Camila, Julieta

Mansour (Egypt, December 23 2007) 2 boys 4 girls
Marr (Maine, June 27 1847) 2 survived
Martinez / Muniz (Mexico, November 23 1999) 4 boys 2 girls, Gerardo, Antonio, Fabian, José, Julia, Cecilia
Martins / Fernandez (Spain, March 27 1997) 3 boys 3 girls, 2 girls survive I & M.J
Masche (Arizona, June 11 2007) 3 boys 3 girls, Cole, Blake, Grant, Bailey-Elizabeth, Savannah, Molli
Medina / Paez
(Venezuela, April 3 1990) 4 boys 2 girls, 3 survive, Nerio (d), Danilo (d), Henry, Sergio, Eleine (d 4 mth), Carolina (1st in South America, mom was 20)
Meis (Texas, February 4 2005) 3 boys 3 girls, 4 survive, William (d Sep 19), Matthew (d), Jackson, Amelia, Elizabeth, Eleanor
Mele (Italy, January 10 2010) 2 boys 4 girls, Maurizio, Paolo, Francesca, Angelica, Anna-Chiara, Serena
Miyakawa (Japan, September 17 1976) 3 boys 3 girls, Ayako survived (1st set in Japan)
Moreno / Sanchez (Mexico, July 4 2005) 6 girls, Flor, Gabriela Segumi, Fátima, Elizabeth, Mayela, Angela (born 32 weeks)
Morrison (Minnesota, June 10 2007) 4 boys 2 girls, 1 survive, Sylas, Bennet (d), Tryg (d), Lincoln (d), Cadence (d 13days), Lucia (d 42days) (born at 22w 6d)
Mooser (Germany, March 24 1986) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Stefan (d) Robert, Matthias, Monika, Martina, Brigitte (mom (d)

Nijssen (Netherlands, September 21 1977) 2 boys 4 girls, 5 survive, Ivo, Denis (d Nov 9), Patricia, Priscilla, Mirella, Ramona
Notzon (Germany, November 26 1981) 3 boys 3 girls, 3 survive, Benjamin (d Dec 7), boy (d birth)

Olstad (from North Dakota, born in Minnesota, February 2003) 5 boys, 1 girl, none survive, Luke, Matthew, Mark, John, Joseph, Abigail
Otten (from Illinois, born in Missouri, April 9 2004) 3 boys 3 girls, Jacob, Joshua, Tyler, Madison, Isabella, Rileigh

Pallau / Ferri (Spain, August 29 1985) 1 boy 5 girls, 1 survives, Bartolomé (d), Esther (d), Maria (d), Gloria (d), Christina (d) Mari Luz (also has twin girls in 84, none survive)
Perkins (Texas, April 23 2012) 3 boys 3 girls, Andrew, Benjamin, Levi, Leah, Caroline, Allison
Perry (Pennsylvania, March 19 2003) 3 boys 3 girls, Ian, Simon, Joshua, Olivia, Zoe, Madison
Petrone / Luzitelli (Italy, August 4 1970) 3 boys 3 girls, none survive, Fernando, Anna-Maria (d 2w) (also had triplets born Dec 27 1971 Andrea (b) Massimo Sabrina)
Price (England, April 14 1976) 3 boys 3 girls, none survive, Nigel, Jacqueline
Prijono / Tjokrosetio (from Indonesia born in Singapore, November 29 1998) 5 boys, 1 girl, Danny, Davis, Dylon, Douglas, Dominick, Deirdre (southeast Asia's 1st surviving set)

Rodic / Arteaga (Ecuador, April 23 1993) 4 boys 2 girls, Fabian (d 2 y 1mth), Fernando, Diego, Mirko (d 1 mth), Ericka, Haydeé
Romeron / Bailon (Mexico, April 13 1996) 3 boys 3 girls, 2 survive (1 girl died)
Rosenkowitz (South Africa, January 11 1974) 3 boys 3 girls, David, Grant, Jason, Nicolette, Elizabeth, Emma

Sajida (from Afganistan, born in Pakistan, July 5 1993) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive
Salinas Hernandez (Mexico, February 28 1998) 3 boys 3 girls, 3 survive, Eduardo, Guillermo, Bryan (d), Elsa (d), Diana (d), Arly
Salinas / Romero (Mexico, January 10 2013) 2 boys 4 girls,2 survive, Yosio (d), Benjamin (d), Cameron (d), Antonia (d), Jade, Sujey (also has 11y 3 surviving quads)
Santiesteban / Araujo (Mexico, November 10 2000) 4 boys 2 girls, 3 survive, Silvano (d), Jesus-Eduardo (d), Julio-Cesar (d), Maximilian, Martha, Dulce-Maria
Santos (Portugal, February 10 2002) 3 boys 3 girls, none survive, Pedro, Diogo, Leandro, Andreia, Joana, Rubina
Secco / Manente (Italy, August 11 1997) 3 boys 3 girls, Davide, Jacopo, Nicolo, Elena, Silvia, Mattia
Sheikh (Pakistan, October 30 2002) 5 boys, 1 girl
Shanun (Israel, October 8 1985) 5 boys, 1 girl unsure how many survive, they weighed 13ozs to 2.3lbs
Soldani (California, September 12 2007) 3 boys 3 girls , 3 survive, Bruno, Santino, Joely (d), Bailey (d), Briana (d), Lucia (2 identical)
Speichinger (Missouri, August 9 1936) 1 girl survived, Marjorie-Louise
Stanek (Colorado, September 16 1973) 4 boys 2 girls, 4 survive, Nathan, Steven, Jeffrey (d at age 9), John, Julia (d), Catherine
Stansel (Texas, August 4 2009) 2 boys 4 girls, 2 survive, Dallin (d 2 days), Braden (d 15 days), Kaitlyn (d 3 days), Ashlyn (d 9w), Haley, Rachel (born at 22w 6d, had lost twins Brian & Brendan in 2008 at 18w) 

Tagijeva (from Azerbaijan, born in Russia, September 2004) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive
Taylor (North Carolina, September 11 2000) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Hunter, Jordan, Griffin (d), Faith, Cassandra, Morgan
Temiz (Germany, October 16 2008) 2 boys 4 girls, Adem, Ahmed, Rana, Esma, Zeynep, Zehra
Thompson (Washington DC, May 8 1997) 1 boy 5 girls, 5 survive, Richard, Emily, Octavia, Stella, Ann Maria, Alison (d)
Thorns (England, October 2 1968) 2 boys 4 girls, 3 survive, Roger, Ian (d 11 days), Lynne (d 3w), Jillian (d birth), Susan, Julie
Thurmond (South Carolina, October 18 1902) none survived, James
Tika (Greece, August 31 1979) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive
Tipping (South Carolina, March 10 13 15 2009) 4 boys 2 girls, none survive, Evan, Jacob, Jonathan, David, Joy, Hope (lost at 20w, Evan & Jacob were identical)
Tukuluse (Africa, 1920)

Underhill (England, May 2 1985) 4 boys 2 girls, 1 survives, Benjamin (d Jan 1986), Daniel (d May 17), Nathan (d Nov 1985), Mathew (d Feb 1986), Lucy (d Mar 1986), Charlotte

Vanhove / Gadeyne (Belgium, August 17 1983) 5 boys, 1 girl, Bruno, Jelle, Tom, Lode, Veerle, Anne (delivered naturally)
Van Houten (Michigan, January 7, 16 and 17 2004) 4 boys 2 girls, John Paul, Gerrit, Nolan, Peyton, Samantha, Kennedy
Vince (England, May 19 1993) 1 boy 5 girls, Gregory, Rebecca, Katie, Stephanie, Jessica, Valerie (father have twins from previous marriage)

Walton (England, November 18 1983) 6 girls, Jenny, Ruth, Lucy, Kate, Hannah, Sarah
Wang (China, May 29 2003) 5 boys, 1 girl, 5 survive (one boy died) (reportedly conceived spontaneously)
Werner (Germany, March 26 1986) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive, Tomas, Niklas, Lukas, Grete, Mady, one stillborn girl

Unidentified (By Year)

1800s

Unidentified (Europe, 1831)
Unidentified (USA, December 30 1831) 6 girls, none survived (mother was 19)

Unidentified (Italy, 1844)

Unidentified (Illinois, 1866)
Unidentified (September 15 1869)

Unidentified (Spain, 1880)
Unidentified (Spain, 1885) 1 survives

Unidentified (England, 1893) 6 girls

1900-1930s

Unidentified (Ghana, Cold Coast April 19 1903) 5 boys 1 girl, none survived (2 sets boys identical, previously quads and 2 sets triplets)
Unidentified (Tennessee, July 25 1906) African-American
Unidentified (Nigeria, 1907) (mother was 19)

Unidentified (South Africa, November 1929) 6 boys, 3 survive

Unidentified (Portugal, 1931)
Unidentified (British Guyana, 1933)
Unidentified (India, 1937)

1950s

Unidentified (USA, 1950)
Unidentified
(India, April 1951) none survive
Unidentified
(Zimbabwe, 1952) stillborn
Unidentified
(Mexico, September 7 1953) 3 survive

Unidentified (Bosnia, April 14 1955) none survived
Unidentified (South Carolina, June 1955)
Unidentified
(England, 1958) 2 boys survive

1960s

Unidentified (Malawi, Sth Rhodesia, 1961) stillborn (also had 2 sets quints, 1 set triplets, 1 set twins, 4 single childs)
Unidentified (Zimbabwe, October 10 1961) stillborn (spontaneous)
Unidentified (Washington, September 28 1963) 1survive (spontaneous)
Unidentified
(Sweden, 1964) (f. Drugs)

Unidentified (Sweden, February 16 1965) none survive (f. Drugs)
Unidentified (West Germany, May 1965) none survive
Unidentified (Brazil, August 26 1965) (spontaneous)
Unidentified (Sweden, October 3 1965) 2 boys 4 girls, none survive (f. Drugs)

Unidentified (Bangladesh, 1967)
Unidentified (Pakistan, November 1 1967) 6 boys

1970s

Unidentified (USA, 1970s) at least 2 girls, none survive
Unidentified
(Iran, October 1976) 2 girls survive
Unidentified (Guatemala, September 21 1978) 5 boys 1 girl (born underneath a bus) unsure how many survive
Unidentified (Italy, Sardinia, July 31 1978) none survive

1980s

Unidentified (West Germany, September 25 1983) 4 boys 2 girls, 5 survive, boy (d)
Unidentified (Kuwait, January 2 1984) 4 boys 2 girls

Unidentified
(Japan, December 30 1988 & January 2 1989) 5 boys, 1 girl, 3 boys survive (1 boy born 88-others born 89)

1990s

Unidentified (Brazil, November 3 1991) 3 boys 3 girls
Unidentified (Pakistan, December 1992) 3 boys 3 girls
Unidentified (Malta, 1994) unknown how many survive

Unidentified (Mexico, April 1996) 5 survive
Unidentified (Afghanistan, 1998) 5 boys, 1 girl, none survived
Unidentified (Saudi Arabia, September 6 1998) 3 boys 3 girls, reported to be spontaneous, already had a set of triplets

2000s

Unidentified (Saudi Arabia, February 20 2000) so far all survive
Unidentified
(Colorado, July 2001) 5 survive
Unidentified
(Pakistan, October 30 2002) 1 boy 5 girls
Unidentified
(Michigan, July 2003) none survive

Unidentified (Egypt, January 2005) 3 boys 3 girls, 5 survive
Unidentified
(Arkansas, June 6 2006) none survive (born at 19 weeks)