Born vs. Borne
- He was born to poor parents.
- I was born on a Friday.
- She was born in Italy.
Note that to give somebody�s place or date of birth, we use the simple past tense form.
- I was born in 1979. (NOT I am born in 1979.)
Borne is the past participle form of the verb bear. It is sometimes used to mean give birth to or carry.
- She has borne eight children. (= She has given birth to eight children.)