By ANNELISE HANSHAW
NEWS-PRESS STAFF WRITER
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, welcomed a baby girl into their family at 11:40 a.m. Friday at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.
The famous Montecito couple announced the birth and their daughter’s name, Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, on the Archewell Foundation website Sunday morning.
“Lili is named after her great-grandmother, Her Majesty The Queen, whose family nickname is Lilibet. Her middle name, Diana, was chosen to honor her beloved late grandmother, The Princess of Wales,” the statement said.
For more details, see Monday’s News-Press.
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, announced they were expecting a girl during an interview with Oprah Winfrey in March. The baby was born Friday morning.