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  • 911 Kids

    Diane Sawyer participates in a December 2001 photo session with 17 babies born to widows of Sept. 11, 2001. That day the mothers were invited to meet and talk about their joys and pains. Sawyer and ABC News have followed the children over the years as they reached the Terrible Twos, as they entered kindergarten and, most recently, as they neared their tenth birthdays.
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  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Keith Glascoe and son Keith.
    Courtesy Glascoe Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Sean O'Neill and daughter Sean, who was named after her father.
    Courtesy O'Neill Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Steven Russin and daughter Ariella.
    Courtesy Russin Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Stanley Smagala and daughter Alexa.
    Courtesy Smagala Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    James "Jim" Patrick and son Jack.
    Courtesy Patrick Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    William Tselepis Jr. and son William "Will"
    Courtesy Tselepis Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Joseph "Joe" Reina and son Joseph Jr.
    Courtesy Reina Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Ronald Milam and son Ronald Jr.
    Courtesy Milam Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Thomas Mingione and daughter Amanda
    Courtesy Mingione Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Daniel Lee and daughter Allison
    Courtesy Lee Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Michael LaForte and son Michael
    Courtesy LaForte Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Ariel "Ari" Jacobs and son Gabriel "Gabi"
    Courtesy Jacobs Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Kenneth "Kenny" Tarantino and son Jason.
    Courtesy Tarantino Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Norbert Szurkowski and daughter Claudia.
    Courtesy Szurkowski Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Timothy Soulas and son Daniel "Danny".
    Courtesy Soulas Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Anthony Rodriguez and daughter Morgan.
    Courtesy Rodriguez Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Robert D. Higley and daughter Robyn Elizabeth
    Courtesy of Higley Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Kevin Hannaford and son Kevin Jr.
    Courtesy of Hannaford Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Vincent Halloran and daughter Phelan.
    Courtesy Halloran Family | Donna Svennevik//ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Donald Gavagan and son Connor.
    Courtesy of Gavagan Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Patrick Danahy and daughter Grace.
    Courtesy Danahy Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    James "Jay" Carson and son James.
    Courtesy Carson Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC News
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    David Barkway and son David.
    Courtesy Barkway Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC
  • Fallen fathers with the children they left behind.

    Gerald Atwood and son Robert.
    Courtesy Atwood Family | Donna Svennevik/ABC
  • Babies of 9/11 on Bin Laden's Death

    Mohammad S. Chowdhury and son Farqad
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  • Person of the Week: The Babies of 9/11 in Their Own Words, 9 Years Later

    Grace Danahy was born a month before her father, Patrick, was killed in the 9/11 attacks. "It's a somber day, very sad," said her mother, Mary Danahy. "I'm shaken to the core." Grace loves horses and rides competitively. Her horse is named P.S. I Love You in honor of her father.
    Courtesy Danahy Family
  • Person of the Week: The Babies of 9/11 in Their Own Words, 9 Years Later

    Claire Dean holds a picture of her father, William, who was killed nearly three months before she was born. Her mother, Tricia Dean, said she told Claire about Osama bin Laden's death the morning of May 2, 2011. "I've been waiting my whole life for this," she told her mother. Claire, a 4th-grader in Floral Park, N.Y., makes straight A's and plays on the local softball team.
    Courtesy Dean Family
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