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Lucio and Simplicio Godina, born in the Philippines in 1908, were actually pygopagus twins, joined at the buttocks. This report appeared in the Minneapolis Tribune. For more on the inseparable brothers, including photos of them playing golf and posing with their twin brides, see this Sideshow World profile.
|Awwwwwwwww: The Godina brothers at age 4. (American Press Association photo)|