Prince Harry and Meghan announce birth of baby girl

Prince Harry and Meghan

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced the birth of their daughter, Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, numerous members of the royal family have shared well wishes for the new parents and their baby girl.

The royal family’s main Twitter account shared that the Queen, Prince Charles, Camilla, and Will and Kate were all “delighted” by the Sussexes’ happy news.

“Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of Lilibet Diana! The Queen, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted with the news,” read the tweet. “Lilibet is Her Majesty’s 11th great-grandchild.” (Earlier today, the Sussexes confirmed that Lili’s name is a tribute to both Harry’s great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth, whose nickname is Lilibet, and Harry’s late mother, Princess Diana.)

Clarence House issued a similar statement from Charles and Camilla, which ended with: “Wishing them all well at this special time.”

 

Will and Kate posted an individual message about the new baby as well, sharing, “We are all delighted by the happy news of the arrival of baby Lili. Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie.”