It's been just four weeks since Prince George greeted his royal mum and dad, and 27 days since the world got to see him for the first time. Since then we've been waiting (maybe not so) patiently for the first official photos of the royal family. And now that they're here we might just die over the cuteness!
While I'm sending major props to Kate Middleton and Prince William for releasing their newborn son's name in just two days (in comparison to previous royals and their exhausting wait times), I'm not quite sure his Royal Highness Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge is enough. Eh, it just falls short. Like it needs another one or two names tacked onto the end to rep Diana and Kate's families.
Fact: William and Kate's little man is the first member of the royal family to bear the title Prince of Cambridge in 194 years.
UPDATE: PRINCE CHARLES HAS RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT: "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.
Make it reign! After missing her rumored July 13 due date by nine days, Kate Middleton and Prince William officially arrived at St. Mary's Hospital in London around 6 a.m. local time, and she will soon give birth to the royal baby in the Lindo Wing. Here's what's known at this time:
UPDATE: Us Weekly reports that Kate and Prince William—and police escorts—left her parents' home in Bucklebury today around 3 p.m. local time for London! It's unknown if the royal couple is headed to St. Mary's Hospital or returning to their Kensington Palace home. Royal baby watch is still very much underway as Kate's much speculated due date of July 13 has come and gone. Like the rest of us commoners, Queen Elizabeth II has a message for her great-grandroyal: let's go already, kid.
The royal baby's rumored due date came and went this past weekend without any news from the palace. So when will the little prince or princess arrive? Well, Camilla, the baby's step-grandmother, is thinking the future heir will arrive in the next few days. "We are all just waiting by the telephone. We are hopeful that by the end of the week he or she will be here." But, really, it's anyone's guess when the little tot will arrive.
The British are coming! Or, rather, their newest heir to the throne is coming ... and soon! With Kate's speculated due date of July 13th looming (a date guessed upon by the public, given as the palace has not released such information publicly), the royal baby could be on its way any day now! Not since Princess Diana was pregnant with baby William has the entire world been so excited. While we're all eagerly waiting for the royal baby's arrival, let's recap what we know so far about the big day:
What timing! Pregnant Kate Middleton's baby with Prince William is due any day now, but a new book provides details about a rough patch between the two lovebirds. According to Michael O'Mara's new biography Kate, it was the Duchess of Cambridge who broke off her relationship with Prince William in 2007. Find out the juicy reason why: Why Did Kate Middleton and Prince William Break Up in 2007?
Dear Duchess of Cambridge aka Kate Middleton, Waiting for your little Prince or Princess to arrive, I am sure you are prepared for your life to totally change—even more than it already has. In the beginning, right when you take your royal golden nugget home to the castle is the most exciting experience of your life.
We can't help but notice that while William tags along when his family's involved, like the Queen's coronation anniversary, Kate often shows up to engagements with just her necessary security.
William and Kate aren't exactly known for playing by the royal rules.