By Anica Padilla

(CBS4) — Unofficial reports indicate the very first baby born in Colorado in 2021 was little miss Gia Elise — born just six seconds after midnight at Swedish Medical Center!

(credit: Swedish Medical Center)

“Parents Michael and Aaron Barcus-Gray could not be more thrilled with their “miracle rainbow baby”!

Also early to arrive in Colorado in 2021 was Margaret Johnson, born at 12:10 a.m., to Erica and Greg Johnson at Lutheran Medical Center in Wheat Ridge. She joins six older siblings!

OB/GYN Dr. Douglas Minton with Erica, Margaret and Greg Johnson (credit: Lutheran Medical Center)

READ MORE: Ptarmigan Fire: Hundreds Remain Evacuated, New Evacuations Ordered After Wildfire Started Near Homes In Summit County

Margaret was delivered by OB/GYN Dr. Douglas Minton.

READ MORE: Biden Nominates 9 Candidates For Federal Prosecutor Posts, Including Cole Finegan In Colorado

We wish the Johnsons the happiest new year with their newest family member!

MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?


Anica Padilla