LONDON — Britain’s Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank have named their child boy August Philip Hawke Brooksbank, Buckingham Palace stated Saturday.
The child — a ninth great-grandchild for Queen Elizabeth II — was born Feb. 9 at London’s Portland Hospital.
One of many toddler’s center names seems to pay tribute to Eugenie’s grandfather, Prince Philip. The queen’s 99-year-old husband is at the moment in a London hospital the place he was admitted on Tuesday after feeling sick.
Eugenie, 30, is the youthful daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York and a granddaughter of the queen. The child, who weighed 8 kilos, 1 ounce, is her first youngster and is eleventh in line to the British throne.
Eugenie married 35-year-old Brooksbank, a businessman, in October 2018 at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Fort.
Eugenie posted an image on Instagram of the couple holding their son, who’s swaddled in a blue blanket with an identical cap.
“Thanks for thus many great messages. Our hearts are full of affection for this little human, phrases can’t specific,” she wrote, including that the photograph was taken “by our great midwife.”
“Thanks to the great important employees together with our midwife who got here to discharge our boy,” she stated.
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