Zara and Mike Tindall are expected to release the first picture of their daughter, Mia Grace, in the coming days.
The new parents are planning to release a photo of their daughter to the public in the next few days, a spokesman confirmed to The Telegraph.
Zara, daughter of the Princess Royal, and rugby player Mike welcomed their first child on January 17 at the Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.
Earlier this week, the couple who married in 2011, confirmed they had call the baby girl ‘Mia Grace Tindall’.
Proud father Mike took to his Twitter page on Thursday afternoon to reveal the name. ”For everyone who asked what our daughter’s name is, it’s Mia Grace Tindall,” he told his 78, 076 followers.
Olympic winner Zara was supported by her husband Mike as she gave birth to the baby girl weighing 7Ibs 12oz, Buckingham Palace confirmed in a statement.
The baby becomes the second royal birth in the last year after Prince George’s birth in July and is The Queen’s third great-granddaughter and fourth great-grandchild.
“The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Princess Royal, Captain Mark Phillips and Mike’s parents, Mr Phillip and Mrs Linda Tindall, have been informed and are delighted with the news,” a statement from the Palace explained.
Zara and Mike’s first daughter, Mia Grace, means that The Queen’s nephew and Princess Margaret’s son Viscount Linley moves down one place in the line of succession to 17th.
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My friend’s baby daughter, who was born earlier this month, was called Mia as well.
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