The Cutest Photos Of All The Times Baby Archie Has Made A Royal Appearance
The world anxiously awaited the arrival of the royal bundle, Baby Archie. The wait would end on May 6, 2019 when Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry welcomed their first child. The royal son is the first for both parents and is seventh in line to the throne. He is Queen Elizabeth’s eighth great-grandchild and the world was excited to meet the newest addition to the royal family.
Staying aligned with tradition, Buckingham Palace made a formal announcement regarding the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’ son on May 6, 2019. The notice was placed inside a wooden framed supported by an easel, as all royal birth announcements are from the Palace.
In The Delivery Room
Meghan knew that no matter where she gave birth, there were two important people that she wanted by her side. Her wish would become reality during the birth of her son, as she surrounded by two of the people she loves dearly in this world.
The crowd gathered to get an up close view of the royal announcement. This meant that they were one step closer to finally meeting the newest member of the royal family, the son of The Duke of Sussex and The Duchess of Sussex.
The Certified Copy Of An Entry Pursuant to the Births and Deaths Registration Act 1953 is the form that officially registers the birth of The Duke of Sussex and The Duchess of Sussex’ new son.
Change of Plans
Initial reports indicated that Meghan hoped to deliver her baby at home. Those plans were changed when she was dashed away to the hospital the night before Baby Archie was born.
Congratulatory wishes rang out across the world after The Duchess of Sussex had given birth to her and Prince Harry’s son. Social media, news outlets, and printed media would boast congratulatory wishes to the new parents throughout the week.
Home Sweet Home
Frogmore Cottage is home to Prince Harry and Meghan. They oversaw major renovations to the home and moved in only a few days before the birth of their son. The cottage is cozy and holds a special place in Harry’s heart, which infectiously touches Meghan’s heart as well.
Welcoming the Royal Baby
News of the arrival of the royal baby boy spread quickly and the crowd grew equally as fast. They were anxious to hear or see anything about the parents and their new baby. They gathered in traditional fashion along the streets outside Buckingham Palace.
A Proud Father
The Duke of Sussex made the first official announcement declaring the birth of his son. He thanked the public for their support and shared that “Meghan and myself had a baby boy early this morning, a very healthy baby boy.”
The Big Reveal
Two days after giving birth, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, along with their new arrival would make their first public appearance. New mom, Meghan Markle said, “It’s magic. I have the two best guys in the world, so I’m really happy. He has the sweetest temperament. He’s just been the dream, so it’s been a special couple of days.”
There’s no denying that the world is anxious to watch Baby Archie grow up. He’ll definitely be ready to please, as his parents will share him through photos and surprise appearances as he grows. Royal babies are such a pleasure to watch and wow, and Baby Archie hasn’t disappointed at all.
Social Media Meets Baby Archie
People from around the globe anticipated a glimpse at Baby Archie. The proud parents didn’t disappoint, as they elected to share photos via Instagram. It was a public moment that they welcomed the world to share with them.
Prince Harry and The Duchess share a moment of happiness as they continue to celebrate being new parents. It was the first of many warm occasions that the world can look forward to seeing from them.
And We Shall Call Him
Although Baby Archie had been presented to the world, his name had not yet been revealed. He was known around the world as the son of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex. What would they name him? This was the question that plagued the minds of people near and far.
The newest member of the royal family, Baby Archie was christened in July. There was one member of the royal family not in attendance, the Queen. It was stated that the Queen had prior engagements and wouldn’t be able to attend the christening of her great grandson.
A Family Affair
Close family of Baby Archie posed for a photo commemorating one of the most special occasions of his life, the christening. Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was christened in the Private Chapel at Windsor Castle. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby officiated and there were 25 guests in attendance.
Fit for a Royal
Baby Archie was dressed in a handcrafted replica of the royal christening gown, which has been the staple baptismal gown of royal infants over the past 11 years. The Queen ordered this replica in 2004 to preserve the original design that was used for christenings.
Lady McCorquodale and Lady Jane Fellowes, sisters of the late Princess Diana were both in attendance at Baby Archie’s christening. Everyone is comparing Baby Archie to Prince Harry and in many images, the comparison is apparent.
Let’s Watch Polo
The Duchess of Sussex surprised everyone in July when she showed up to watch Prince Harry in a polo match. The biggest element of the surprise was that she brought Baby Archie along to see his dad in action.
A Day Out
Meghan keeps things as normal as possible and the public loves when she makes public appearances and Baby Archie accompanies her. This was an ordinary day out until she stepped out with the little bundle of joy in her arms.
Baby Archie in South Africa
People have been waiting for Baby Archie to make his appearance on the royal tour of South Africa. It was well worth the wait as Baby Archie captivated the hearts of the world once again with his adorable presence and ginger colored hair, striking a close resemblance to his dad, Prince Harry.
The tour is a 10-day visit and the royal couple is almost done but the trip wouldn’t have been as successful without the help of Baby Archie. It’s obvious that he’s a hit with everyone he encounters. It’s yet to be determined if it’s his sharp business skills, gorgeous eyes, or sweet baby’s breath that has everyone cooing over him.
There will be many firsts for the parents to experience with Baby Archie. The South Africa tour is one of the biggest firsts of his life. Prince Harry and Meghan have traveled together on mission and personal trips before but to be accompanied by their son makes this tour priceless.
Baby Archie Has His Eyes On the Prize
Most people know a good thing when they see it. It’s simple. You see something you like. Make the necessary steps to get it, right? Baby Archie seems to understand this concept at an early age and already has his eyes on the prize.
Baby Archie Loves the Cameras
The group found it funny to see so many cameras aiming to get pictures of Baby Archie. Prince Harry explained that he’s grown accustomed to it by now. Meghan describes Baby Archie as an old soul.
Prince Harry is Mesmerized
It is obvious that Prince Harry is a doting dad and proud of his son, Baby Archie. Meghan has described Prince Harry as being gentle, kind, and caring, which are the characteristics that attracted her to him most.
Meghan Loses It!
The world is very critical of the royal family. They’re closely observed and people are quick to point out the smallest detail that may be unbecoming of a royal. The Duchess of Sussex is always under a microscope and has held herself together until this moment. You won’t believe who made her lose it!
Welcome to South Africa
Nobel Peace Prize winner and Archbishop Desmond Tutu along with his daughter welcomed Britain’s royal family. The warm greeting was quickly upgraded to a family-style welcome, as Baby Archie accompanied his parents to the meeting.
Sealed With a Kiss
Prince Harry and The Duchess of Sussex have a personal connection with South Africa. The tour is sure to present moments that are near and dear to their hearts, especially because they get to share it with Baby Archie.
A sweet kiss on the forehead from Archbishop Tutu seals the tour. Prince Harry and Meghan are passionate about their services and relationships with others. It is important to them for Baby Archie to be exposed to a variety of experiences throughout the world. This was a moment that Meghan would treasure forever.