Two Houston-area babies born at 12:12pm on 12/12/12

December 12, 2012 8:47:55 PM PST
Wednesday's date -- 12/12/2012 -- was supposed to be lucky, and two Houston-area newborns made it even more special.

Little Gmaliyah Gonzales-Washington and Christian Daniel Sommer, Jr. were both born at 12:12pm.

Gonzales-Washington was born at Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital, while Sommer Jr. was delivered at the Woman's Hospital of Texas.

"It's a lucky day, a neat day, a day we will never forget," said Christian's father, Christian Sommer Sr., said.

Meanwhile, nurses at Memorial Hermann say they were excited when baby Maliyah

"When she finally came out we said well what time was it? Was it 12:12? And we're all like whoah! It was just completely amazing," nurse Aria Camargo said.