The royal family announced the birth of its newest member May 6, 2019. The boy is the son of Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, and his American wife, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex. The baby is seventh in line to the throne. The Duke and Duchess will present the child to the public in a couple of days. They say they haven't decided on a name.

Social media, celebrities share elation over birth of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s royal baby boy

About 9:30 a.m. Eastern time, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s official Instagram account made it official: Meghan had given birth to a boy.

The baby, whose mother is an American, is seventh in line to the British throne.

The world had been waiting for the royal baby, which Prince Harry confirmed was overdue, and social media blew up with well-wishes and excitement for the family.

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Her former TV show, “Suits,” and co-star also sent congratulations.

Other celebrities sent their enthusiasm and congrats, as well.

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