Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expecting their 1st child in the spring, around April 2019 Kesington Palace confirms.
The announcement came a few hours after The Duke and Duchess of Sussex landed in Australia for their 1st royal tour as a married couple.
“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019.
Their Royal Highnesses have appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the world since their wedding in May and are delighted to be able to share this happy news with the public,” read a statement from Kesington Palace.
The royal baby who will the 7th in line to the throne and will also be one of the 1st ever heirs of mixed race in the British royal family.
Meghan’s pregnancy rumours started last week when she wore a navy blue A-line Givenchy coat that concealed her figure. She was accompanying Harry to his cousin Princess Eugenie’s wedding on Friday.
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The baby news comes five months after the duke and duchess tied the knot had their own royal wedding at the same venue, St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, in front of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince Charles,