Prince Carl Philip And Princess Sofia Of Sweden Welcome Baby Alexander

Prince Carl Philip And Princess Sofia Of Sweden Welcome Baby Alexander
Wed 27-04-2016

Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia have released the first official portrait of their newborn son Prince Alexander on Saturday.

The 5th in line to the Swedish throne was born on April 19.

The baby’s name and title was announced by Carl Philip’s father, King Carl XVI Gustaf, in keeping with Swedish royal tradition at a cabinet meeting Thursday.

“The Marshal of the Realm is delighted to announce that HRH Princess Sofia gave birth to a healthy child,” said a statement on the royal Facebook page. The new parents are currently at Drottningholm Palace and said earlier that they were looking forward to spending time with their son.