The Prince of Sweden first became a father News

In the royal family of Sweden the happy event has happened. Yesterday at 18:30 in Stockholm the Prince Carl Philip and his wife Sofia Hellqvist first became parents of a baby son.

The Prince of Sweden first became a father News

Carl Philip has already made a press conference on this event. According to the Prince’s words son and mother fell good. The baby weight is 3,6 kg and growth – 49 centimeters. The young father still can’t conceal emotions and says that it is unspeakable feeling when you hold your son in arms. The name will be announced later.

To remind you, the Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist met in 2009 in one of night clubs. In a year  they struck up romantic relationships which started to draw attention of the press.  Sofia was a model that time and did a photoshoots for a men’s magazines. Late in June 2014 the couple announced about their engagement and on June 13th, 2015 they married.

The ceremony took place in the palace of the church in Stockholm and there were a lot of monarchs from all over the world. This ceremony was visited by the prince of Denmark Frederick, the Crown prince of Norway Haakon and others.

Just to remind you, the Prince Carl Philip is forth in the line of succession after his sister Victoria, the nephew Oscar Carl and his sister Estelle. Since his birth he became a Crown Prince however the law of 1980 has changed the succession. Now the eldest child of the family can take the throne.