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How the World Welcomed a Royal Baby Boy

How the World Welcomed a Royal Baby Boy

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    A royal supporter reads a copy of The Sun national newspaper, today re-named 'The Son', announcing the birth of a royal baby boy outside St Mary's Hospital in London on July 23, 2013. Britain's new baby prince follows his father and late grandmother by being born under the zodiac sign of Cancer, suggesting he will be a strong leader, according to astrologists. AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS/Getty Images
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    A Town Crier reads an announcement about the birth of a baby boy at 4.24pm to Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London, on July 22, 2013. Prince William's wife Kate gave birth to a baby boy today, providing Britain's royal family with a future king in an event that had been anticipated around the world, Kensington palace said. AFP PHOTO / ANDREW COWIE/Getty Images
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    Head of news at the Royal Household, Ed Perkins, leaves The Lindo Wing of Saint Mary's Hospital with the medical bulletin about the birth of the royal baby in Paddington, west London on July 22, 2013. Prince William's wife Kate gave birth today to a baby boy who will one day inherit the British throne, Kensington Palace said in a statement. AFP PHOTO / ANDREW COWIE/Getty Images
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    Indian painter, Jagjot Singh Rubal touches up his painting of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their newborn baby which he plans to post to them as a gift, in Amritsar on July 23, 2013. The world awaited the first glimpse of the still unnamed new heir to the British throne after Prince William's wife Kate gave birth to a healthy boy weighing eight pounds six ounces (3.8 kilogrammes), at St Mary's Hospital in London on July 22, 2013. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANU/Getty Images
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    Royal Household Press secretary Ed Perkins carries a media bulletin to a waiting car on route to Buckingham Palace to deliver the news of the birth of Prince William and Catherine's baby boy at the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London, on July 22, 2013. AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL/Getty Images
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    Town crier Tony Appleton announces the news of the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's baby boy outside of the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London, on July 22, 2013. Prince William's wife Kate on Monday gave birth to a baby boy who will one day be heir to the British throne, Kensington Palace said in a statement. AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS/Getty Images
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    A close-up of the easel which stands in the Forecourt of Buckingham Palace to announce the birth of a baby boy, at 4.24pm to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital on July 22, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by John Stillwell/WPA Pool/Getty Images)
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    A policeman adjusts the easel displaying the name of the Royal Baby as it stands in the forecourt outside Buckhigham Palace on July 22, 2013 in London, England. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy at 16.24 BST, with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge in attendance. A bulletin announcing the birth has been posted in the forecourt at Buckingham Palace. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)
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    Town Crier Tony Appleton announces the birth of Prince William and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge's baby boy outside of the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London, on July 22, 2013. Prince William's wife Kate gave birth to a baby boy today, providing Britain's royal family with a future king in an event that had been anticipated around the world, Kensington palace said. AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL/Getty Images
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    Visitors to Niagara Falls receive notice of the sex of the royal baby indicated by the blue light illuminating the falls in Niagara Falls, New York. The Royal couple,The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, had a baby boy who was born at 16.24 BST and weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces. The child, who is now third in line to the throne, has yet to be named. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)
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    Linda Roberts dresses her windows with flags and baby blue colors to celebrate the birth of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Prince William's first child, at Ye Olde King's Head English pub's gift shop July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. The Royal couple had a baby boy who was born at 16.24 BST and weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces. The child, who is now third in line to the throne, has yet to be named. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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    British and baby decorations are seen after the announcement of the birth of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Prince William's first child, at Ye Olde King's Head English pub's gift shop July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. The Royal couple had a baby boy who was born at 16.24 BST and weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces. The child, who is now third in line to the throne, has yet to be named. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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    An easel stands in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to announce the birth of a baby boy to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital on July 22, 2013 in London, England. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy at 16.24 BST, with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge present for the birth. A bulletin announcing the birth has been posted in the forecourt at Buckingham Palace. (Photo by John Stillwell/WPA Pool/Getty Images)
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    Linda Roberts (R) dresses her window with flags and baby blue colors to celebrate the announcement of the birth of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Prince William's first child, at Ye Olde King's Head English pub's gift shop July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. Kensington Palace announced that The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge present for the birth. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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    Crowds gather to see an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace in London on July 22, 2013, announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's baby boy. Prince William's wife Kate on Monday gave birth to a baby boy who will one day be heir to the British throne, Kensington Palace said in a statement. AFP PHOTO / WILL OLIVER/Getty Images
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    A baby announcement card and flags adorn the gift shop of Ye Olde King's Head English pub to celebrate the announcement of the birth of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband Prince William's first child, July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. Kensington Palace announced that The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy with Prince William, Duke of Cambridge present for the birth. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
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    Members of the public and tourists pose for pictures outside Buckingham Palace in London, on July 23, 2013, as they look at an easel (Background) announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's new baby boy. Britain's new baby prince follows his father and late grandmother by being born under the zodiac sign of Cancer, suggesting he will be a strong leader, according to astrologists. AFP PHOTO / WILL OLIVER/Getty Images
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    Members of the public and tourists gather outside Buckingham Palace in London, on July 23, 2013, as they take pictures of an easel announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's new baby boy. Britain's new baby prince follows his father and late grandmother by being born under the zodiac sign of Cancer, suggesting he will be a strong leader, according to astrologists. AFP PHOTO / WILL OLIVER/Getty Images
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    A newspaper vendor distributes copies of a newspaper announcing the birth of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's new baby boy in London on July 23, 2013. Britain's new baby prince follows his father and late grandmother by being born under the zodiac sign of Cancer, suggesting he will be a strong leader, according to astrologists. AFP PHOTO / WILL OLIVER/Getty Images
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    A chalkboard placed on an easel displays the latest odds for the name of the royal baby from a leading bookmaker outside The Lindo Wing of Saint Mary's Hospital in Paddington, west London on July 23, 2013. Britain's new baby prince follows his father and late grandmother by being born under the zodiac sign of Cancer, suggesting he will be a strong leader, according to astrologists. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL/Getty Images
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    A woman holds a Ladbrokes board listing possible baby names to bet on as media gather outside Buckingham Palace to read the easel displaying the announcement of the son of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on July 23, 2013 in London, England. The Duchess of Cambridge yesterday gave birth to a boy at 16.24 BST and weighing 8lb 6oz, with Prince William at her side. The baby, as yet unnamed, is third in line to the throne and becomes the Prince of Cambridge. (Photo by Dan Dennison/Getty Images)
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    The Chelsea pensioner's stand with a teddy-bear called 'Charles' which they are sending as a present to the hospital to celebrate the birth of the royal baby at the Royal Hospital Chelsea on July 23, 2013 in London, England. The Duchess of Cambridge yesterday gave birth to a boy at 16.24 BST and weighing 8 lb 6oz, with Prince William at her side. The baby, as yet unnamed, is third in line to the throne and becomes the Prince of Cambridge. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)