Lina Medina

1933 - Today

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Lina Marcela Medina de Jurado (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlina meˈðina]; born 23 September 1933) is a Peruvian woman who became the youngest confirmed mother in history when she gave birth aged five years, seven months, and 21 days. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lina Medina has received more than 8,583,145 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Lina Medina is the 9th most popular celebrity (down from 8th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Peru (down from 5th in 2019) and the most popular Peruvian Celebrity.

Lina Medina is most famous for being the youngest person to give birth. She was born in 1933 and gave birth at the age of five.

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  • 8.6M

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  • 77.16

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  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among celebrities, Lina Medina ranks 9 out of 184Before her are Phineas Gage, Jeanne Calment, Kaspar Hauser, Robert Wadlow, Lisa del Giocondo, and Buffalo Bill. After her are Joseph Merrick, Simonetta Vespucci, Black Dahlia, Millvina Dean, Anna Anderson, and Empress Michiko.

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Among people born in 1933, Lina Medina ranks 13Before her are Michael Caine, Montserrat Caballé, James Brown, Dalida, Nina Simone, and Claudio Abbado. After her are Just Fontaine, Krzysztof Penderecki, Jalal Talabani, Philip Roth, Tinto Brass, and Amartya Sen.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Lina Medina ranks 6 out of 196Before her are Javier Pérez de Cuéllar (1920), Atahualpa (1502), Mario Vargas Llosa (1936), Isabel Allende (1942), and Carlos Castaneda (1925). After her are Alberto Fujimori (1938), Túpac Amaru (1545), Pachacuti (1380), Rose of Lima (1586), Manco Cápac (1250), and Túpac Amaru II (1738).

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Among celebrities born in Peru, Lina Medina ranks 1