All across the world, people have been inspired by the story of Abby and Brittany Hensel, who are conjoined twins. They even had their own television show called Abby & Brittany. Their story is both inspiring and bittersweet, but not without its hardships.
Even though Abby and Brittany Hensel’s parents wanted their girls to lead normal lives, they took TLC up on their offer for an interview in 2006. Well, what they didn’t realize is that one interview would turn into a hit television sensation documenting their personal lives. Americans tuned in and in no time, fell in love with Abby and Brittany Hensel.
Who Are They?
Of course, they had a remarkable birth, but besides that, these two come from a pretty average Minnesota family. Their mother, Patty, works as a nurse while their father, Mike, works as a landscaper and carpenter. The Hensels grew up in a Minnesota town called New Germany. Abby and Brittany Hensel also have a younger brother and sister. Despite all their challenges, they have persevered and even graduated from college in 2012! No, they did not simply opt for online college degrees. Actually, they graduated from a Minnesota university called Bethel University. Now, let’s find out more about these miraculous conjoined twins!