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Princess born in Sweden

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Swedish Crown Princess born: Crown Princess Victoria has given birth to a daughter, announced the happy father, from Stockholm’s Karolinska Hospital early on Thursday morning, February 23rd. 2012, Sweden’s first royal birth in more than three decades. Foto: Aftonbladet

Swedish Crown Princess born

Sweden has a new princess. Crown Princess Victoria has given birth to a daughter, announced the happy father, from Stockholm’s Karolinska Hospital early on Thursday morning, February 23rd. 2012.

Sweden’s first royal birth in more than three decades.

“This morning at 04.26am a very cute princess was born, 51 centimeters’ tall and weighing in at 3,280 gram’s,” said the Prince Daniel.

My feelings are all over the place right now“.

It was all very nervous. There are always risks giving birth. But it went well“, said Prince Daniel, taking the opportunity to thank the Karolinska hospital for the care they have received.

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Prince Daniel and Crown Princess Victoria

Mother and baby are doing fine according to the new father.

He also asked the gathered press to respect the privacy of the family.

As I am sure you can all understand, we have a great need just to be our own little family right now. You understand that surely, that we want to treasure what has just happened“, he said.

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Sweden’s King, Carl Gustaf XVI and Queen Silvia

King Carl Gustaf XVI and Queen Silvia were at their home at Drottningholm palace when they received word that Victoria had been taken to hospital, but weren’t expected at the hospital. The new princess is their first grandchild.

The Royal Court had said Victoria was due to give birth in early March, but less than a week ago the hospital began blocking off parking places in anticipation of the royal birth.

Celebrations and ceremony will now begin in Stockholm and across the country.

At noon on Thursday a special 42-gun salute will be fired from the cannons on the Skeppsholmen island, in central Stockholm, to celebrate the birth of the new princess, Richard Beck-Friis, head of the Commandant Staff at the Royal Palace, told.

On Friday, salutes will be fired from other locations in the country, namely Göteborg, Karlskrona, Härnösand and Boden where salute batteries are kept.

“And yet another salute will be fired in Stockholm then as well, this time from Kastellholmen,” said Beck-Friis to.

 

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