According to reports, a royal aide announced the good news with a proclamation signed by the doctors who delivered baby HRH Prince of Cambridge, which read, “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 4:24pm today. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.”
As the world awaits for the announcement of the name of the child of Prince William and Kate Middleton, unlike most children his last name is also unknown.
According to the BBC news, the royal baby could have one of three last names. When surnames become necessary, both Princes William and Harry take their father's royal house name and go by William Wales and Harry Wales.
Since making the royal pregnancy announcement, all eyes have been on Kate Middleton.
As the Duchess of Cambridge stepped back into the public eye after an early bout with debilitating morning sickness, her maternity style set the standard for women all over the world with copies of her designer garb selling out within hours of an appearance.
Delighted at becoming a grandfather to a healthy baby boy, Prince Charles spoke out after Kate Middleton gave birth at 4:24pm in London this afternoon (July 22).
Receiving a phone call from Prince William with the happy news, the Prince of Wales shared, "Both my wife and I are overjoyed at the arrival of my first grandchild. It is an incredibly special moment for William and Catherine and we are so thrilled for them on the birth of their baby boy."
You don't have to be British to catch royal birth fever and many celebrities came down with a bad case of it and quickly fired off reactions to the birth shortly after it was announced on Monday (July 22).
As previously reported by GossipCenter, Kate Middleton and Prince William welcoming a baby boy in London's St. Mary's Hospital earlier this afternoon.