It's a boy! Meghan Markle gives birth to first son

Prince Harry’s wife Meghan Markle has given birth to a boy, the couple’s Instagram account confirmed.

“It’s a boy!” the post reads. “Their royal highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are overjoyed to announce the birth of their first child.”

The post says the baby weighed 7 lbs, 3 oz.Markle went into labor early Monday, Buckingham Palace said.

The 37-year-old Duchess of Sussex, who was an American actress known as Meghan Markle before she joined the British royal family, and Harry had not disclosed the planned location of the birth. But they ruled out the London hospital where the prince, older brother William and William’s three children with Kate, Duchess of Cambridge were born.

Buckingham Palace said Harry was by Meghan's side.

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