California Twins Born in Different Calendar Years

A California woman gave birth to twins born in different years, with her son born two minutes before midnight and her daughter born 16 minutes into 2018.

At 11:58 p.m. on the last day of 2017, Maria Flores delivered the first of her twins, Joaquin Jr. Ontiveros. He was the last baby born in 2017 in Kern County.

And at 12:16 a.m., Flores had the second of the twins, a girl named Aitana de Jesus Ontiveros — the first baby born in 2018 in the county.

(Published Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018)

A California woman gave birth to twins born in different years, with her son born two minutes before midnight and her daughter born 16 minutes into 2018.

At 11:58 p.m. on the last day of 2017, Maria Flores delivered the first of her twins, Joaquin Jr. Ontiveros. He was the last baby born in 2017 in Kern County.

And at 12:16 a.m., Flores had the second of the twins, a girl named Aitana de Jesus Ontiveros — the first baby born in 2018 in the county.