The Duke and Duchess of Sussex took to Instagram to announce the birth of their first child,
a son, on Monday, May 6 at 5:26 am GMT, weighing 7 pounds, 3 ounces.
A separate statement from the royal family revealed that several key family members,
including the Queen, Prince Charles and Prince William and Duchess Catherine were all “delighted” by news of the young royal’s arrival.
The royal family confirmed that Princess Diana’s siblings, sisters Lady Jane Fellowes,
Lady Sarah McCorquodale and Earl Spencer were informed before announcing the birth to the general public.
Harry has stayed close to his mother’s siblings, and even asked his aunt, Lady Jane Fellowes, to give a reading at the their May 2018 royal wedding.