Thomas Beatie says he is just like any other normal
father. But he is about as far as you could be from
typical. He claims to have given birth to the child.
Although born a woman, Beatie had his breasts
removed and lives outwardly as a man after changing
his gender to male.
The 34-year-old says he retained his female sex organs
because he intended to have children one day.
He conceived with sperm from a donor and was
inseminated at home by his 45-year-old wife Nancy,
using a do-it-yourself kit.
Despite opposition from family, friends and the medical
profession he continued with the controversial
pregnancy and says that on June 29 he delivered Susan