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UK's Princess Eugenie gives birth to 1st child, a baby boy

He is Eugenie and Brooksbank’s first child and the queen’s ninth great-grandchild.
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FILE - In this Friday Oct. 12, 2018 file photo, Britain's Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank leave St George's Chapel after their wedding at Windsor Castle, near London, England. Britain’s Princess Eugenie has given birth to a baby boy, Buckingham Palace. Eugenie, a granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, welcomed the newborn with her husband Jack Brooksbank at her side at London’s Portland Hospital on Tuesday Feb. 9, 2021. (Toby Melville, Pool via AP, File)

LONDON, UK — Buckingham Palace says Britain’s Princess Eugenie has given birth to a baby boy. The granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the baby with her husband, Jack Brooksbank, at London’s Portland Hospital on Tuesday morning. 

Eugenie’s parents are Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York, The princess’ son weighed 8 pounds and 1 ounce. He is Eugenie and Brooksbank’s first child and the queen’s ninth great-grandchild.

The palace says both Eugenie and the infant are doing well, and that Elizabeth and her husband, Prince Philip, were “delighted with the news.”