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Meghan and Harry welcome baby Archie

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan showed off their newborn son to the world on Wednesday, saying the arrival of their "little bundle of joy" was magic.

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Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan showed off their newborn son to the world on...more

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan showed off their newborn son to the world on Wednesday, saying the arrival of their "little bundle of joy" was magic. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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Tightly cradling his son Archie, wrapped in a white shawl and wearing a hat, Harry and Meghan appeared before a small group of media at St George's Hall in Windsor castle where they held their wedding reception just under a year ago.

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Tightly cradling his son Archie, wrapped in a white shawl and wearing a hat, Harry and Meghan appeared before a small group of media at St George's Hall in Windsor castle where they held their wedding reception just under a year ago. Dominic...more

Tightly cradling his son Archie, wrapped in a white shawl and wearing a hat, Harry and Meghan appeared before a small group of media at St George's Hall in Windsor castle where they held their wedding reception just under a year ago. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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"It's magic - it's pretty amazing and I have the two best guys in the world so I am really happy," said a beaming Meghan, wearing a white sleeveless coat dress, when asked how she was finding being a new mother.

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"It's magic - it's pretty amazing and I have the two best guys in the world so I am really happy," said a beaming Meghan, wearing a white sleeveless coat dress, when asked how she was finding being a new mother. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

"It's magic - it's pretty amazing and I have the two best guys in the world so I am really happy," said a beaming Meghan, wearing a white sleeveless coat dress, when asked how she was finding being a new mother. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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She said the boy, the seventh-in-line to the British throne who has not yet been publicly named, was calm, had the sweetest temperament and was sleeping well. "He's just been the dream," she said, prompting Harry to quip: "I don't know who he gets that from."

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She said the boy, the seventh-in-line to the British throne who has not yet been publicly named, was calm, had the sweetest temperament and was sleeping well. "He's just been the dream," she said, prompting Harry to quip: "I don't know who he gets...more

She said the boy, the seventh-in-line to the British throne who has not yet been publicly named, was calm, had the sweetest temperament and was sleeping well. "He's just been the dream," she said, prompting Harry to quip: "I don't know who he gets that from." Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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The baby was born in the early hours of Monday morning, weighing 7 lb 3oz (3.26 kg), but few other details have been given about the birth.

Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

The baby was born in the early hours of Monday morning, weighing 7 lb 3oz (3.26 kg), but few other details have been given about the birth. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

The baby was born in the early hours of Monday morning, weighing 7 lb 3oz (3.26 kg), but few other details have been given about the birth. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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"It's great, parenting is amazing," Harry said. "It's only been two-and-a-half days, three days, but we're just so thrilled to have our own little bundle of joy, to be able to spend some precious time with him as he slowly starts to grow up."

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"It's great, parenting is amazing," Harry said. "It's only been two-and-a-half days, three days, but we're just so thrilled to have our own little bundle of joy, to be able to spend some precious time with him as he slowly starts to grow...more

"It's great, parenting is amazing," Harry said. "It's only been two-and-a-half days, three days, but we're just so thrilled to have our own little bundle of joy, to be able to spend some precious time with him as he slowly starts to grow up." Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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Given their worldwide popularity, the birth of their first child has attracted particular attention, especially as the new child is first mixed race child to be born into a senior position in British royalty in recent history.

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Given their worldwide popularity, the birth of their first child has attracted particular attention, especially as the new child is first mixed race child to be born into a senior position in British royalty in recent history. Dominic Lipinski/Pool...more

Given their worldwide popularity, the birth of their first child has attracted particular attention, especially as the new child is first mixed race child to be born into a senior position in British royalty in recent history. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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He is also entitled to hold U.S. citizenship while also automatically being a British national. However, the baby will not automatically be a prince or a princess, or be known as "His Royal Highness," unless Queen Elizabeth issues a specific decree.

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He is also entitled to hold U.S. citizenship while also automatically being a British national. However, the baby will not automatically be a prince or a princess, or be known as "His Royal Highness," unless Queen Elizabeth issues a specific...more

He is also entitled to hold U.S. citizenship while also automatically being a British national. However, the baby will not automatically be a prince or a princess, or be known as "His Royal Highness," unless Queen Elizabeth issues a specific decree. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are seen with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex walk away with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex walk away with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS

Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex walk away with their baby son during a photocall in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS
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