Elizabeth Jordan Carr

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Birthday
28, 1981
Birthplace
Virginia
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
28, 1981 (age 36)
Birthplace
Virginia

About

Most famous as the first American baby to have been conceived through in-vitro fertilization, this Virginia-born woman grew up to be a journalist for the online edition of the Boston Globe.

Before Fame

Her birth was the result of an in-vitro fertilization procedure engineered by doctors at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Trivia

She graduated from Simmons College in Massachusetts and subsequently worked for a Maine-based newspaper.

Family Life

She and her husband, David Comeau, welcomed a naturally conceived son, Trevor, in 2010.

Associated With

Though she was the United States' first test tube baby, she followed fourteen other in-vitro births worldwide, including that of Englishwoman Louise Brown, the world's first medically-conceived baby.