Some consider it a legend, others contemplate it to be the truth, and now the debate can  end after scientists have reportedly proved that it is certainly true that Moroccan Sultan  Moulay Ismail was the biological father of over 1000 children.

As per a Live Science report, scientists and anthropologists at the University of Vienna have generated computer simulations to estimate the period of time it would take to father 1,171  children in a span of 32 years.

It was French diplomat Dominique Busnot who had on established that the Sultan had 1,171 offsprings through his research. Previously, the Guinness Book of World Records mentioned that the Moroccan sultan had 880 children. Sultan Moulay Ismail, regardless, owns the plurality of progeny throughout historical past that can be validated.

The research confirmed that, as he was nicknamed, “The Bloodthirsty” ruler might be the biological father of the 1,171 children if he had intercourse between 0.83 and 1.43 instances a day, which is a mean of 32 years till he turned 56 years old on every single day.

How are you going to get sufficient moms for thus many children? Uh, fast! It was understood that the Sultan had 4 wives and 500 cuncubines, however the research confirmed that solely 65 to 110 women needed to deliver over 1,000 infants.

The once believed “myth” has been debunked by questions of feminine infertility and the high quality of the sperm to have the ability to fertilize eggs. Yet numerous reproductive research has allegedly confirmed his fatherhood and put all doubts to sleep.

Sultan Moulay Ismail ruled Morocco from 1672 to 1727 and was a Sharifian, a descendant of the Prophet Muhammad, Live Science reported.

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