Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have welcomed a son, Prince Harry has announced. The baby will be eligible for dual U.S. and British citizenship.
According to Fox News:
Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcomed a bouncing baby boy early Monday morning, but Harry says they still haven’t decided on his name.
“We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz.,” the couple announced via Instagram.
“The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives. More details will be shared in the forthcoming days,” the statement said.
The royal bundle of joy, born at 5:26 a.m., is seventh in line for the British throne and is Queen Elizabeth II’s eighth great-grandchild. Harry is the younger son of Prince Charles, the next in line to the throne, and the late Princess Diana.
The new baby boy is seventh in line to the throne reports have indicated.