As the day went on, details began to emerge, such as the new baby already breaking a royal record and the fact that he will now share a birthday with this one royal. And that’s something her mom is anxious about. And – in keeping with what the British public has come to expect from the not-so-new mom – she looked impossibly flawless.
Kate Middleton and Prince William with their son, George in 2013.
Names such as Arthur, Albert, Philip, James, and Edward are all proving to be popular choices.
The Queen’s jewellery box is filled to the brim with the most glorious of pieces that Kate has often worn, including a pair of diamond pendant earrings which the Queen first wore back in 2012 for the State Opening of Parliament.
The baby boy was born at St. Mary’s Hospital in London at 11 a.m. local time, Kensington Palace said in a statement.
“Oyez, oyez, oyez, we’ve got a royal baby, a prince!” he bellowed, and a small knot of royalists posted across the road, drinking sparkling wine out of plastic cups, responded in kind: “Hip hip hooray!”
Charles said the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s baby son, their third child, was a “great joy”.
“The Queen has the power to say what their title is – she’ll decree that they are the Prince of Cambridge”, explained Williams.
The official announcement of the birth was made by placing a notice on an easel in the forecourt of the queen’s London home, Buckingham Palace, a tradition that has been in place since it became the sovereign’s official residence in 1837.
Indeed, the two-year-old seemed ecstatic when she was pictured holding hands with her father, Prince William, as he brought her in to meet her new brother.
“It’s really important to show support because they need to know how much they are loved by the people”, she told AFP.
The socialite and author included her big sister’s children in her bridal party when she Wednesday hedge fund manager James Matthews, 42, in May 2017.
Celebrities, politicians, royals and well, everyone, took to social media with positive thoughts to congratulate the now family of five.