The most recent addition to the Royal Household has arrived!
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry welcomed their son on Monday, Kensington Palace confirmed on social media.
“We’re happy to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn little one within the early morning on Might sixth, 2019,” the palace mentioned on Instagram.
“Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz.”
“The Duchess and child are each wholesome and effectively, and the couple thank members of the general public for his or her shared pleasure and assist throughout this very particular time of their lives,” the palace mentioned.
“Extra particulars might be shared within the forthcoming days.”
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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex haven’t but revealed the title of their firstborn, however anxious royal onlookers have been putting bets.
Talking to the press in Windsor, U.Okay., on Monday, Prince Harry mentioned that his son is a “very wholesome boy.”
“Mom and child are doing extremely effectively. It’s been essentially the most superb expertise I may ever presumably think about. How any girl does what they do is past comprehension,” he mentioned.
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The brand new dad mentioned that he and Markle are nonetheless interested by what to call their son. “The newborn is just a little bit overdue, so we’ve had just a little little bit of time to consider it,” Prince Harry added.
The royal mentioned that he and Markle will present the world their son in “about two days.”
“I haven’t been at many births; this was undoubtedly my first delivery but it surely’s superb. Completely unimaginable,” he informed reporters.
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“I’m so extremely pleased with my spouse. As any father and father or mother would ever say, your child is completely superb. However this little factor is completely to die for, and I’m simply over the moon.”
The new child is seventh in line to the throne. They’re behind Prince Charles, Prince William and his kids, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, after which Prince Harry.
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The newborn is the Queen‘s eighth great-grandchild. The 92-year-old monarch additionally has eight grandchildren, and 4 kids.
Markle, 37, and Prince Harry, 34, introduced they had been anticipating a toddler in October.
The couple wed in Might 2018.
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