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Middlefetus and the Nine Other Most Famous Fetuses of All Time

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Already, after a day or so, more news coverage has been devoted to the Royal Fetus than most people will receive over the course of their entire lives. In fact, considering the growth of online media and how far the celebrity-baby-industrial complex has progressed in recent years, it will likely end up as the most closely watched fetus of all time. However, famous fetuses have a long and rich history, both at home and abroad. Here are nine other babies who achieved worldwide attention before leaving the womb.

The Nine Most Famous Fetuses of All Time