It seems 11/11/11 is a big deal almost everywhere.
Of course, it only happens once per century.
The parents of a baby born at Rush Hospital on this date wanted to make the birth even more significant than the birth of every baby is.
Madison Grace Square was born at 11:11 on 11/11/11/. Madison's parents asked Dr. James Purdy to schedule the birth for that time.
"I was like, it was amazing to do 11/11/11, and I asked Dr. Purdy yesterday if we could do the 11:11 time, and we're excited about it that he could," said Coranette Square, new mother.
Madison Grace weighed in at 7 pounds 6 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.