Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Welcome Their First Child

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are proud parents of a baby boy!

The new parents made the announcement on their official Instagram. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their first child- weighing 7lbs. 3oz.- early morning on May 6th, 2019. The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well.

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The new father was gleaming with pride as he spoke to journalists on the arrival of his son.

“I’m so incredibly proud of my wife. And as every father and parent would ever say, your baby is absolutely amazing- but this little thing is absolutely to die for. I’m just over the moon.”

More details will be given over the next few days, and the royal couple will take part in a photo op with their new baby on the grounds of Windsor Castle.

The royal baby is the seventh in line of succession after Prince CharlesPrince WilliamPrince GeorgePrincess CharlottePrince Louis and Prince Harry.

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