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Frankfurt (Oder) / Lübben (dpa / bb) – The first New Year’s babies are born in Brandenburg. Little Merle, for example, was born at 11.44 a.m. in the Frankfurt (Oder) Clinic, as the midwife reported in the delivery room of the German Press Agency. She weighs 3600 grams and is 52 centimeters tall. The parents are overjoyed. But it started with a little boy around 2.30 a.m. in the Spreewaldklinik Lübben (Oberspreewald-Lausitz). According to information from the clinic, he weighed 3565 grams. Erik saw the light of day at around 7:20 a.m. in the Oberhavelklinik in Oranienburg. According to his mother from Hennigsdorf (Oberhavel), he had taken some time. The date of birth was actually December 27th. Erik weighed 3,100 grams when he was born and, according to her, was 53 centimeters tall.
The clinics in Bad Saarow (Oder-Spree), Schwedt (Uckermark) and the hospital in Strausberg (Märkisch-Oderland) initially had no New Year’s babies to report.
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