SOUTH KINGSTOWNâPope Paul III, famous Montreal Canadien Henri âThe Pocket Rocketâ Richard, and rapper Ja Rule have all come into the world on leap days, and now little Grace Mitchell of East Greenwich joins them. Mitchell is the first-born leap baby at South County Hospital in 2012, and her parents are overjoyed that their daughter has come on such a unique day.
âIt is exciting and doesnât come very often,â said Jennifer Mitchell, Graceâs mother. âShe came on actual due date and I wasnât sure sheâs be on time, but she was ready.â
Southern Rhode Island Newspapers