Hampshire, United States (CNN)– Buckingham Palace has issued a statement regarding the announcement of Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, that they have a baby girl.
A Buckingham Palace statement said: “The Queen, Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been informed and are delighted to hear the news of the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s daughter.”
“On June 4, we are blessed by the arrival of our daughter, Lilipt Diana Mountbatten-Windsor (Li Li),” Prince Harry and Meghan said in a message posted on the Archewell Foundation – Arche Weil website.
“Li Li was born on Friday, June 4 at 11:40 a.m. in the trusted care of doctors and staff at Santa Barbara Rural Hospital in Santa Barbara, California,” the couple’s spokesperson said, adding that “mother and baby are healthy and stable. at home”.
The statement said: “Li Li was named after her great-grandmother, Her Majesty the Queen, whose family surname is Lilibet. Her middle name, Diana, was chosen to honor her beloved late grandmother, the Princess of Wales.”
Li is the couple’s second child, and they also have a two-year-old son named Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.