Meghan Markle's Secret Baptism and Prince Louis' Christening Share a Special Connection


"We'll no doubt have the official christening photos, as we did with Prince George and Princess Charlotte", he continued.

Louis was born at the private Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London, on St George's Day, weighing 8lb 7oz.

Born on April 23, His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge is fifth in line to the throne, and the sixth great-grandchild of Queen Elizabeth.

Clarence House led the birthday wishes as Prince William turned 36 today.

Kensington Palace has announced Prince Louis - the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's newborn son - will be christened on Monday July 9.

According to an insider, the announcement of the baptism of Prince George and Princess Charlotte's sibling will likely be at the end of this month or next month.

Royal fans are set to get their first glimpse of the newest member of the Cambridge clan, with the announcement of Prince Louis's Christening.

GettyRoyal baby: When is Prince Louis' christening?

On Saturday, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were spotted at Celia McCorquodale and George Woodhouse's nuptials.

On the maternal side, Kate's parents Carole and Michael Middleton, her younger brother James and her younger sister Pippa, who is pregnant with her first child, will be present.

It will take place at The Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London - the same place Prince George was also christened.

Louis' christening is expected to be private, attended by close family and friends.

And the christening itself is quite the family tradition, Royal Central U.K. notes, adding Prince Louis will also wear a replica of the now-famous Honiton lace christening gown.

Meghan was christened and confirmed at the same venue by the Archbishop of Canterbury ahead of her wedding at Windsor Castle in May.