You can now meet the Prince of Cambridge, via the video below. Prince William and Kate Middleton took the young prince to the steps of St. Mary’s Hospital today as they were heading to their home at Kensington Palace. It was only yesterday when The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to her first child (July 22 at 4:24 local) The modern couple did take part in the traditional announcements. Princess Diana and Prince Charles themselves took their newborn son (Prince William) on the same exact steps back in June of 1982, also just one day after she gave birth.
Yesterday the world waited as Kate gave birth to the Prince of Cambridge in the Lindo Wing of St. Mary’s, the exact same wing William’s mother gave birth to both sons. The procedure was led by Dr. Marcus Setchell, Queen Elizabeth II’s former gynecologist, who was assisted by Dr. Alan Farthing, the queen’s current gynecologist and surgeon. Kate’s family arrived at the hospital earlier this morning and were greeted by fans. Kate’s mom told reporters that the baby is “absolutely beautiful” and that both mother and newborn are “doing great.” She then added “We are so thrilled.”