Duchess of Cambridge Gives Birth to Baby Boy
It is the third child for Prince William and Kate Middleton.
The royal baby watch ended on Monday morning (Apr. 23) when the Duchess of Cambridge (the former Kate Middleton) and Prince William welcomed their third child into the world. According to a statement from the royal family, the baby boy weighing 8 lbs. and 7 oz. was born around 11 a.m. local time at St. Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London. "The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news," Kensington Palace announced in a statement.
"Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well." The baby, whose name has not yet been revealed, joins Prince George, 4, and Princess Charlotte, 2, and will be fifth in line to the British throne behind grandfather Prince Charles, father Prince William and his two siblings. The couple announced the Duchess' pregnancy in September.
The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news.— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) April 23, 2018