It’s a boy! Meghan Markle gives birth to her first child

(Gray News) - Meghan Markle, who married Prince Harry last year, gave birth to her first child, a boy. Both mother and baby are doing well.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, were married in May 2018. (Source: Zuma Press/MGN)

According a release, the boy was born weighing 7 lbs 3 oz.

Meghan's mother, Doria Ragland, is with the new parents at Frogmore Cottage.

The Associated Press reports that Prince Harry and Meghan still are thinking of names for their newborn boy.

"This little thing is absolutely to die for," Prince Harry said. "I'm just over the moon."

He said they would share more details in the coming days.

The couple announced the pregnancy in October, and decided not learn the gender of the baby before birth.

Prince Harry and Meghan announced in April that the couple would have a private birth, and would not be displaying the baby on the steps of the hospital like their in-laws, Prince William and Kate Middleton.

The couple will introduce the baby to the world a few days after his/her birth on the grounds of Windsor Castle - with one photographer and one TV camera.

Buckingham Palace announced when the Duchess (went into labor), and the couple announced the baby’s arrival on their Instagram account - @sussexroyal.

Markle, an American actress best known for the television show “Suits” married Price Harry in May 2018.

The couple have asked that in lieu of gifts that people donate to charities for children and parents in need.

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