List of twins

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This is a list of notable twins, siblings resultant from a multiple birth.

Twins in acting

Twins in art

Twin authors and writers

Twins in business

Twins in comedy

Twins in crime

  • Ursula and Sabina Eriksson
  • Albert (1894–1937) and Ebenezer Fox (1894–1924)
  • Jeena and Sunny Han (1974–)
  • Ronnie (1933–1995) and Reggie Kray (1933–2000)
  • June (1963–) and Jennifer Gibbons (1963–1993)
  • Jasmiyah Kaneesha Whitehead (b. November 27, 1993) and Tasmiyah Janeesha Whitehead (b. November 27, 1993) were arrested on May 21, 2010 for committing matricide against Jarmecca Whitehead (b. April 18, 1975 - d. January 13, 2010) also known as "Nikki". When they were arrested in 2010 they proclaimed their innocence. But In 2014 Jasmiyah and Tasmiyah admitted their guilt and were given a 30 year prison sentence.[1]

Twins in dance

  • Larry and Laurent Bourgeois, French duo Les Twins (1988–)
  • Kwon Young Don and Kwon Young Deuk, Dancers in YG Entertainment
  • Len "Lenny" John Ruela and John Len Ruela Pearce, Australian dancers/performers Justice Crew

Twins in filmmaking

Twins in journalism

Twins in the military

Twins in modeling

Twins in music

Twins in politics

Twins in reality television

Twins in Royal Families

Twins in science

Twins in speech therapy

Twins in video game development

Twins in sports

Twins with differing claims to fame

Notable people with a non-famous twin

Twins in religion

Twins in mythology

See Twins in mythology

Conjoined (Siamese) twins

See Conjoined twins

Twin records

  • Thomas and Grace Houghton-Burnett (born 2002), heaviest mixed sex twins born in the UK (Thomas 10 lb 1 oz or 4.56 kg, Grace 8 lb 2 oz or 3.69 kg); also heaviest twins born via normal delivery in the UK (rather than by Caesarean section)[7]
  • Gin Kanie and Kin Narita (born 1892), oldest twins in Japan, died 2001 and 2000 respectively
  • Benny and Billy McGuire, heaviest ever twins at 814 and 784 pounds. Born in Hendersonville, NC, USA in 1947. Billy died in 1979, Benny in 2001.[8]
  • James and Thomas Mollekin, Britain's tallest twins.
  • Michael and James Lanier, Bratain's tallest twins, at 7' 6" or 2.286m.[9][10][11]

Fictional characters who are twins

See Category:Fictional twins
See Category:Fictional identical twins

See also

References