Minutes after the Sussex’s Instagram account announced that Meghan had given birth to a healthy baby boy, proud dad Harry gave an on-screen interview.
Harry was all smiles as he talked about the his wife and his baby son.
He shared: “It’s been the most amazing experience I could ever have possibly imagined. How any woman does what they do is beyond comprehension. But we’re both absolutely thrilled.
The Duke of Sussex announces his wife has given birth to a baby boy.
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“We’re both absolutely thrilled and so grateful for all the love and support from everybody out there, it’s been amazing, so we just wanted to share this with everybody.”
Dad Harry also revealed that they are “still thinking about names” for their baby son. “The baby was a little bit overdue so we’ve had a little bit of time to think about it. That’s the next bit.”
He also revealed it will be two days ‘as planned’ to give another press conference ‘so everyone can see the baby.’
When asked if it was amazing to watch the birth, Harry responded:” I haven’t been in many births. This is definitely my first birth. But it was amazing, absolutely incredible. I’m so incredibly proud of my wife.
“As every father and parent would ever say, your baby is absolutely amazing. But this little thing is absolutely to die for.
“So i’m just over the moon. Thank you very much guys.”
Prince Harry and Meghan announced the happy news on the Sussex Royal Instagram account.
The official statement from the Palace read: “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex was safely delivered of a son at 0526hrs this morning. The baby weighs 7lbs 3oz. The Duke of Sussex was present for the birth.”
“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 new royal will now be known as the Earl of Dumbarton.