A woman from Romania said she became the worlds youngest grandmother – at the age of 23. Ridca Stanescu, who gave birth to her daughter Maria when she was just 12 years old, said she urged her daughter not to follow in her footsteps – but Maria gave birth to her son when she was just 11.
How old is the youngest grandmother on earth?
23 years old Youngest grandmother in the world Rifca Stanescu just 23 years old
Who is the youngest Nan?
But a Romanian woman has been labelled the worlds youngest granny after she became a grandmother at 23. First things first – how is that even possible? Well, well tell you… The Daily Mail reports that Rifca Stanescu from Romania gave birth to her daughter Maria when she was only 12 years old.
How old is a great grandma?
More people are living into their 90s and quite healthily, too, he says. If the average age of becoming a great-grandparent is about 75, previously not many people were living long enough to see that.
Who was the oldest woman to give birth?
The oldest person to give birth is Maria del Carmen Bousada Lara (Spain, b. 5 January 1940), who gave birth by caesarean section to twin boys, Christian and Pau, aged 66 years 358 days at the Sant Pau hospital, Barcelona, Spain on 29 December 2006. This also makes her the oldest person to give birth to twins.
What age did you become a grandparent?
The average age of becoming a grandparent is 50, although many individuals become grandparents even earlier, perhaps even in their 30s. 1 These younger grandparents may face a number of challenges. Becoming a grandparent at a young age can scramble all expectations for the second half of life.
At what age do most people lose a grandparent?
1. This may be your first experience with death. On average, there are about 47+ years between grandparent and grandchild. With such an age difference, many people experience the death of at least one of their grandparents in childhood or early adulthood and for many, this will be their first experience with loss.