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Idaho Woman Has 1/11/11 Baby at 11:11 a.m.
MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) Tyler Ashton Marx's lucky number is going to be one, or 11, or maybe both.
The son of Jared and Leslie Marx was born at 11:11 a.m. on Jan. 11, 2011, at St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center in Meridian, Idaho.
Jared Marx is serving in Iraq and watched his son's birth over the Internet.
Leslie Marx tells KTVB-TV that Tyler was born just as the clock switched to 11:11 a.m.
But Tyler Marx isn't the only one in the family with a memorable birthday. His older sister was born on Sept. 9, 2009 9/9/09.
A Minnesota couple's daughter was born Tuesday with one less one. Amy Zeller and Codjo Mensah welcomed Flora Mensah to the world at 1:11 a.m.