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In 1987, Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours

In 1987, Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours

Baby Jessica 30 Years Later: 'My Life Is a Miracle'

Baby Jessica 30 Years Later: 'My Life Is a Miracle'

Oct 16 - ON THIS DAY in 1987, in an event that had viewers around the world glued to their TVs, 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued after being trapped for 58 hours in an abandoned water well in Midland, Texas.

Oct 16 - ON THIS DAY in 1987, in an event that had viewers around the world glued to their TVs, 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued after being trapped for 58 hours in an abandoned water well in Midland, Texas.

Jessica McClure Morales

Jessica McClure Morales

In 1987, Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours

In 1987, Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours

Millions of Americans remember when Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours — but the center of attention herself has no recollection of the harrowing event. 

Millions of Americans remember when Texas 18-month-old Jessica McClure was rescued from a backyard well after being trapped for nearly 60 hours — but the center of attention herself has no recollection of the harrowing event. 

A rescue worker carries 18-month-old Jessica McClure in this Oct.16,1987 photo, shortly after she was rescued from an abandoned water well at Midland,Texas.

A rescue worker carries 18-month-old Jessica McClure in this Oct.16,1987 photo, shortly after she was rescued from an abandoned water well at Midland,Texas.

1988: Scott Shaw, Odessa (TX) American - For his photograph of the child Jessica McClure being rescued from the well into which she had fallen.

1988: Scott Shaw, Odessa (TX) American - For his photograph of the child Jessica McClure being rescued from the well into which she had fallen.