Why are so many babies born around 8:00 A.M.?

“It would be easy to imagine that when a baby is born is random. In the U.S., however, weeks in September have 5 to 10 percent more births than weeks in January. Twelve thousand babies are born on a typical Tuesday compared with 8,000 on a typical Saturday. Sixty percent of babies are born during the day, between 6 A.M. and 6 P.M. And, 3.5 times many babies are born at exactly 8:00 A.M., the most common minute to be born, that at the least common, 3:09 A.M.”

If you are curious why, then let us enlighten you…

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