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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Newborn baby girl Danica Camacho, of the Philippines, the world's symbolic 7 billionth baby, is weighed at the Fabella Maternity hospital in Manila, Oct. 31, 2011.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Danica Camacho is cuddled by her mother, Camille, as her father, Florante Galura, holds a cake shortly after she was born at Fabella Hospital, Oct. 31, 2011 in Manila, Philippines. The Philippines, the 12th most populous country in the world, joins the rest of the world in welcoming the symbolic 7 billionth person on Earth.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Gamze Ozkan, 18, holds her newborn baby boy, Yusuf Efe, at the Zekai Tahir Burak maternity hospital in Ankara, Turkey, early Monday, Oct. 31, 2011. According to the U.N. Population Fund, Yusuf Efe, son of an unemployed mother and a worker husband, is one of 7 billion people now sharing Earth's land and resources.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Nahla Mohamed Ahmed, 21, holds her newborn child at the El Fasher Women's Hospital in North Darfur, Sudan, Oct. 31, 2011. The child joins a human population that has, for the first time in history, exceeded 7 billion.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Mabel Ighedosa, 30, sits with her newborn triplets Isaac, Treasure and Samuel in a ward of the Lagos Island Maternity Hospital in Lagos, Nigeria, Monday, Oct. 31, 2011. Nigeria is Africa's most populous country with more than 160 million people.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Palestinian Sadia Jaara holds her newborn baby girl after giving birth at the Holy Family Hospital in the West Bank town of Bethlehem, Oct. 31, 2011. As of Oct. 31, according to the U.N. Population Fund, there are 7 billion people sharing Earth's land and resources.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Chieko Takeda, 30, and her husband, Kei, 27, share a smile with their newborn baby girl at a hospital in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan, Oct. 31, 2011. Kyodo News reported Chieko plans to apply for the "7 billionth baby certificate" issued to all the babies born on the day by the U.N. Population Fund Tokyo office as a token of the milestone.
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  • The Seventh Billion Baby

    Father of Nargis, a symbolic 7 billionth baby, looks at his daughter at the Community Health Center in Mall, about 28 miles from Lucknow, in India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh, Monday, Oct. 31, 2011.
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