A new mother in Houston has made history with the birth of her children.
They're being called the "League City Girls", quintuplets delivered by C-section to Danielle and Adam Busby.
What makes the births historic is they are the first set of all female quintuplets born since 1969 worldwide and the only set ever born in the United States.
Add in big sister Blayke, and the Busby family now has six daughters. The new sisters are named Olivia Marie, Ava Lane, Hazel Grace, Parker Kate and Riley Paige.
They were delivered at 28 weeks and 2 days on April 8.
All five are in good health, as is their mother.
Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.
Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.