On Sunday, June 6, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced the birth of their baby girl, Lilibet 'Lili' Diana Mountbatten-Windsor.
The baby girl, whose name is a tribute to both Princess Diana and the queen, was born two days earlier, on Friday, June 4.
Here's how the rest of the royal family reacted to the news:
Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of Lilibet Diana! The Queen, The Prince of Wales and… https://t.co/wUaIo5snnu— The Royal Family (@The Royal Family) 1623006014.0
In a statement shared online, Buckingham Palace said the queen was "delighted" by the news and acknowledged that Lilibet would be "Her Majesty's 11th great-grandchild."
We are all delighted by the happy news of the arrival of baby Lili. Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie.— The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge) 1623006018.0
At exactly the same time, Prince William and Kate Middleton also shared their well wishes online, offering their congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie.
Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie on the arrival of baby Lilibet Diana 🎊 Wishing them all well at this s… https://t.co/irGTKFm4VQ— The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall (@The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall) 1623006006.0
Prince Charles and Camilla also posted online about the birth of the new baby, tweeting that they are "Wishing [the family] all well at this special time," while U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson offered "many congratulations."
Many congratulations to The Duke & Duchess of Sussex on the birth of their daughter.— Boris Johnson (@Boris Johnson) 1622997755.0
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