Ajibola Taiwo from Western Nigeria, gave birth to three boys and three girls via caesarean section, and with the help of a 40-person medical team at the VCU Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia.
The VCU Medical Center announced the births on Wednesday, saying they were first sextuplets born at the hospital.
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Ajibola was just 30 weeks and two days pregnant when she gave birth and the smallest baby weighed in at just 1 pound and 10 ounces at birth. The largest baby weight just 2 pounds, 15 ounces.
In a statement, the VCU Medical Center said all the babies were healthy, despite their premature birth.