Well, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s daughter has finally arrived, so we decided to do every bit of research to find out everything we can.
Yes, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan shared the news that they welcomed their daughter into the world on Friday 4 and to mark the milestone moment, they released a statement detailing Lilibet’s grand arrival.
The statement read: “It is with great joy that Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, welcome their daughter, Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, to the world.
“Lili was born on Friday, June 4 at 11:40 a.m. in the trusted care of the doctors and staff at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, CA.
“She weighed 7 lbs 11 oz. Both mother and child are healthy and well, and settling in at home.
“Lili is named after her great-grandmother, Her Majesty The Queen, whose family nickname is Lilibet. Her middle name, Diana, was chosen to honor her beloved late grandmother, The Princess of Wales.
“This is the second child for the couple, who also have a two-year-old son named Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. The Duke and Duchess thank you for your warm wishes and prayers as they enjoy this special time as a family.”
Of course, we all remember the thrill of baby Archie’s arrival. The Sussexes firstborn arrived in May 2019 to an instant popular following – and we’ve never looked back.
So now, that the family has grown to a team of four we are curious to know who each baby will look like – Harry or Meghan!?
To celebrate the royal couple’s baby joy, we’ve found some sweet pictures of the parents as young tots.
Get ready to say “awwwwww”.
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Pictured with her dad, Thomas Markle, Meghan looks as confident and charming as a toddler as she is now!
Meanwhile Prince Harry wasn’t quite as rough with Dad Prince Charles!
This throwback home video of Prince William and Harry as toddlers is everything
This adorable picture with her dad featured on Meghan’s old lifestyle blog, and we can’t get over those gorgeous curls!
Ever the adventurer, Prince Harry looks to the sky with mum Diana. Harry always loved having his head in the clouds, quite literally – he grew up to become a helicopter pilot!
Diana was every bit the doting mum, and we can’t blame her – we’d be a sucker for those blue eyes!
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are given their first baby gift
Meghan might be a style icon to the masses now, but she was setting trends even as a young tot. Her rainbow necklace and plaits finished with bow ties in this picture are the image of cute.
We’d like to think Harry was giving big brother William a stern talking to in this sweet snap!
Like his now-wife, Prince Harry was always well dressed, even if it was just for a trip to the playroom!
Duchess Meghan holds her baby bump
Before she was a royal, Meghan was a royally cute kid. Check out those bambi eyes!
Harry has always had a love for the outdoors, but when it comes to his wardrobe, he’s opted for slightly more neutral colours as he’s grown older!