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TWin celebrity Parents
Twins have long been the subject of fascination for many. From Roman mythology to Shakespearean plays, twins have always played a major role in literature and folklore. But recently, there has been a surge in the number of celebrity parents who are raising two sets of twins. These famous twin families have become household names and their children are recognized all over the world.
Perhaps the most famous celebrity parents with twins are Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. Other notable celebrities raising twins include Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony, Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka, as well as George & Amal Clooney.
The latest celebrity to join the twin club is Hillary Swank! She is pregnant with twins right now and you can follow her journey on instagram- @HillarySwank
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Celebrities with two sets of twins
Roger Federer and Mirka Vavrinec have two sets of twins. Identical girls and fraternal boys, five years apart.
Coby Bell and Pinkney-Bell have two sets of twins- Girls Sarrae and Jaena (b. 2003) Boy-girl twins Eli and Quinn (b. 2009)
Scottish poet / "Auld Lang Syne" lyricist Robert Burns and his wife, Jean Armour, had nine children, including two sets of twins.
TV personality Joan Lunden has two sets of twins with her husband Jeff Konigsberg through a surrogate.
Max and Kate (born 2003) Jack and Kimberly (born 2005)
Former NASA Astronaut Gerald Carr has two sets of boy-girl twins with ex-wife, JoAnn Petrie.
Princess Maria Pia (pictured below) of Bourbon-Parma born in 1934 in Naples, Italy and her first husband, Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia, had two sets of twins:
Elon Musk, after losing his first baby boy to SIDS at 10 weeks his wife, Justine would later on give birth to twin sons, Griffin and Xavier Musk, in 2004 through IVF. Two years later, the pair had not one, not two, but triplet sons — Kai, Saxon, and Damian Musk — who were also born via IVF.
Professional baseball pitcher, politician Jim Bunning.
Professional baseball pitcher, Jim Bunning and Theis had their first set of twins, son Jim Bunning Jr. and daughter Joan Blinn, in 1955. A little over a decade later, they had twins David Bunning and Amy Towles. Their family also includes daughters Bridget Bunning and Cathy Sparks and sons Bill Bunning and Mark Bunning.
Nick Cannon is the father of two sets of twins and twelve children, total as of 2023.
Most Famous Twin Celebrity Parents:
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
Lisa Marie Presley
Neil Patrick Harris
George and Amal Clooney
Enrique Englasias and Anna Kournikova
Rebecca Romign and Jerry O’Connell
Michael J. Fox
Sarah Jessica Parker
Princess Maria Pia (below) had two sets of twins
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