Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
Prince William?s wife Kate has given birth to a girl at a London hospital, who will be fourth in line to the throne and the fifth grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II.
In a brief statement, palace officials said the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted at 6 a.m. local time (0500 GMT) on May 2 at St. Mary?s Hospital. She traveled by car to the Lindo wing with William.
Crowds of jubilant royal watchers cheered as Britain's Prince William and his pregnant wife Kate arrived in New York on Dec. 7, kicking off a three-day trip to the East Coast.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's motorcade pulled up outside the Carlyle Hotel on the Upper East Side around 5:45 pm (2245 GMT), and the couple smiled broadly before heading into the building.
Prince William and his wife Kate's second child, who will be fourth in line to the British throne, is due in April, an official statement said on Monday.
Injured troops from around the world are to do battle in London this week at Prince Harry's Invictus Games, which get under way Wednesday with a vibrant opening ceremony.
The prince, a British army captain who served two tours in Afghanistan, is the driving force behind the four days of competition across nine sports.
Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their second child, the Royal Family announced on Monday.
The Clarence House office broke the news on Twitter saying: "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child.", the BBC reports.
Britain's Prince William, grandson of Queen Elizabeth, and his wife Kate are expecting their second baby, Buckingham Palace said on Sept. 8.
The couple's first child, Prince George, was born in July last year amid a huge international media frenzy. William is second in line to the British throne, with George third.