Edition:
United States
Pictures | Mon May 6, 2019 | 1:42pm EDT

Meghan and Harry welcome baby boy

Footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, Britain May 6, 2019. Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex and wife of Britain s Prince Harry, gave birth to a boy on Monday, the seventh-in-line to the throne and described by his proud father as  absolutely to die for . Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS

Footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, Britain May 6, 2019. Meghan, the...more

Footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, Britain May 6, 2019. Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex and wife of Britain s Prince Harry, gave birth to a boy on Monday, the seventh-in-line to the throne and described by his proud father as absolutely to die for . Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS
Close
1 / 14
Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle in Berkshire, May 6. Harry, Queen Elizabeth s grandson, was present for the birth and Doria Ragland, Meghan s mother, was with the couple at their home, Frogmore Cottage, on the estate of Windsor Castle where they married in a lavish ceremony in May last year.  Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS

Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle in Berkshire, May 6. Harry, Queen Elizabeth s grandson, was present for the birth and Doria Ragland, Meghan s mother, was with the couple at...more

Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle in Berkshire, May 6. Harry, Queen Elizabeth s grandson, was present for the birth and Doria Ragland, Meghan s mother, was with the couple at their home, Frogmore Cottage, on the estate of Windsor Castle where they married in a lavish ceremony in May last year. Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS
Close
2 / 14
A woman smiles as people take pictures of the notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announcing the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The baby, who has not yet been named, was born in the early hours of the morning weighing 7 lbs 3oz (3.26 kg). Meghan, a U.S.-born former actress, and the baby, the couple s first child, were both healthy and well, the palace said. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS

A woman smiles as people take pictures of the notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announcing the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The baby, who has not yet been...more

A woman smiles as people take pictures of the notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announcing the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The baby, who has not yet been named, was born in the early hours of the morning weighing 7 lbs 3oz (3.26 kg). Meghan, a U.S.-born former actress, and the baby, the couple s first child, were both healthy and well, the palace said. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS
Close
3 / 14
People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. The baby is the eighth great grandchild of the 93-year-old queen, the world s longest-reigning monarch, and could be entitled to hold joint British and American citizenship according to nationality rules. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. The baby is the eighth great grandchild of the 93-year-old queen, the world s longest-reigning monarch, and could be...more

People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. The baby is the eighth great grandchild of the 93-year-old queen, the world s longest-reigning monarch, and could be entitled to hold joint British and American citizenship according to nationality rules. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
4 / 14
People take pictures as footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The child will not automatically be a prince or a princess and any such title would have to be bestowed by the queen by issuing what is known as a letter patent.

The queen and other members of the royal family, including the sister and brother of Harry s late mother, Princess Diana, were delighted by the news of the birth, the palace said. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS

People take pictures as footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The...more

People take pictures as footmen Stephen Kelly and Sarah Thompson bring out the easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to formally announce the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. The child will not automatically be a prince or a princess and any such title would have to be bestowed by the queen by issuing what is known as a letter patent. The queen and other members of the royal family, including the sister and brother of Harry s late mother, Princess Diana, were delighted by the news of the birth, the palace said. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS
Close
5 / 14
A man dressed in a costume makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man dressed in a costume makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man dressed in a costume makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
6 / 14
People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
7 / 14
Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle, Berkshire county, May 6. Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS

Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle, Berkshire county, May 6. Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS

Britain's Prince Harry speaks after Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, gave birth to a baby boy, at Windsor Castle, Berkshire county, May 6. Steve Parsons/Pool via REUTERS
Close
8 / 14
People celebrate the birth of the baby of Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex at Windsor Castle in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People celebrate the birth of the baby of Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex at Windsor Castle in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People celebrate the birth of the baby of Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex at Windsor Castle in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
9 / 14
A notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announces the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. Harry and Meghan used their official Instagram account to announce the birth, in modern fashion. But in accordance with a tradition dating back at least to 1837 when Buckingham Palace became the sovereign s official residence, some hours later a notice announcing the birth was posted on a ceremonial easel on the forecourt of Buckingham Palace. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS

A notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announces the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. Harry and Meghan used their official Instagram account to announce the...more

A notice placed on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace announces the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex in London, May 6. Harry and Meghan used their official Instagram account to announce the birth, in modern fashion. But in accordance with a tradition dating back at least to 1837 when Buckingham Palace became the sovereign s official residence, some hours later a notice announcing the birth was posted on a ceremonial easel on the forecourt of Buckingham Palace. Yui Mok/Pool via REUTERS
Close
10 / 14
A man makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A man makes an announcement outside Windsor Castle that Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
11 / 14
People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
12 / 14
A memorabilia is pictured as people celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A memorabilia is pictured as people celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

A memorabilia is pictured as people celebrate outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
13 / 14
People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

People gather outside Windsor Castle after Britain's Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gave birth to a boy, in Windsor, May 6. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
14 / 14

Next Slideshows

Michael Cohen reports to prison

Michael Cohen, the lawyer who once vowed to "take a bullet" for President Donald Trump but now calls him a "con man," reported to a federal prison to begin...

May 06 2019

Childhood photos of Prince Harry

Looking back on the childhood years of Britain's Prince Harry as he announces his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has given birth to a boy.

May 06 2019

Ceasefire takes hold after surge of violence on Israel-Gaza border

A surge in deadly violence in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel petered out overnight with Palestinian officials reporting that Egypt had mediated a ceasefire...

May 06 2019

Week in sports

Sports action from around the world this past week.

May 06 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

World march for climate change and the environment

World march for climate change and the environment

Students around the world walked out of classes to back Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg's demands for urgent action to curb carbon emissions.

Best of Cannes

Best of Cannes

Highlights from the 72nd Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera.

Tornadoes touch down in Missouri

Tornadoes touch down in Missouri

Tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri in the middle of the night, devastating the state capital of Jefferson City.

Suitcase bomb in Lyon

Suitcase bomb in Lyon

French police are hunting a suspected suitcase bomber after an explosion in the central city of Lyon that injured 13 people, officials said.

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS gala

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS gala

Inside the amfAR gala, the biggest, starriest party at the Cannes Film Festival, where top celebrities help persuade the super-rich to part with their cash to raise money for AIDS research.

Theresa May's tumultuous tenure

Theresa May's tumultuous tenure

Prime Minister Theresa May, once a reluctant supporter of EU membership who won the top job in the turmoil that followed the 2016 Brexit referendum, steps down with her central pledge - to lead the United Kingdom out of the bloc and heal its divisions - unfulfilled.

Key moments from Theresa May's three years as prime minister

Key moments from Theresa May's three years as prime minister

Highlights from Theresa May's tumultuous time in office as she bows out after nearly three years as prime minister, defeated by her inability to deliver Brexit.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Modi wins historic election victory

Modi wins historic election victory

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised to unite the country after a big election win, with his party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast