Conjoined Twins: Miranda

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Conjoined Twins: Miranda Gender: F
Luisa and Micaila Miranda
born on 26 August 1945 at 00:30 (= 12:30 AM )
Place Avondale, Arizona, 33n26, 112w21
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°41' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 11°02 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 21°30'


American twin sisters born joined at the abdomen and umbilical cord facing each other with livers in connection. They were born at home to Rita and Jesus Miranda, and weighed 8 lbs 9oz at birth and were placed in an incubator and given oxygen, penicillin, subcutaneous feeding and fibrin film at St. Monica's hospital. On 9 September 1945 at 4:20 PM MST ulceration of the umbilical cord took place and the twins died simultaneously.


  • Death by Disease 9 September 1945 at 4:20 PM (Ulceration of umbilical cord, age 15 days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificates, copies on file.

Previously this ADB entry had 25 August 1945, 11:30 PM, Litchfield Park, Arizona (rated A: from memory) quoting DeCosta Williams collection, AFA.


  • Personal : Birth : Conjoined twins (Joined at abdomen, umbilical cord, liver)
  • Personal : Birth : Infant mortality (15 days)