Earlier today, Friday 9 March 2018 at 00:41, Princess Madeleine gave birth to a daughter at Danderyd Hospital. The girl weighed 3465 grams and was 50 cm long at birth.
Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill have now, together with their newborn daughter, left hospital for their home in Stockholm.
On the occasion of the Royal birth, members of the Royal Family and Mr O'Neill's family have left the following messages of congratulations.
"We are delighted about the arrival of Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill's third child, and are grateful that everything has gone well for mother and child. Now we look very much forward to getting to know the new family member!"
The Crown Princess Couple:
"We are so happy for the entire family and we wish the new family member a warm welcome."
The Prince Couple:
"We share the joy of Madeleine and Christopher, and of Leonore and Nicolas who finally get to meet their long-awaited little sister. We look forward to meeting her!"
Mr O'Neill's mother, Mrs Eva-Maria O'Neill; Mr O'Neill's sisters, Mrs Tatjana d'Abo and Countess Natasha von Abensperg und Traun and their families:
"We are delighted with the news of Madeleine and Christopher's little baby girl, and the little sister of Leonore and Nicolas. We send them our warmest wishes and look forward to seeing them."