Press conference with Mr Christopher O'Neill

Mr Christopher O'Neill shows his daughter's footprint on his arm. Photo: Frank Franklin II/TT

On Friday 21 February, Mr Christopher O'Neill met with the press at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New YorkCity.

Mr O'Neill explained that both mother and daughter are in good health, and said: "She looks like her mom. It was an incredible feeling to hold her."

The baby weighed 3.15 kg at birth, and was 50 cm long.

Mr O'Neill was present at the hospital throughout the birth.