“On Tuesday April 19 at 6.25 pm, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia had a son at Danderyd Hospital. Weight: 3595 gr. Length: 49 cm. Both mother and child are in good health. Prince Carl Philip was present at the birth.” - Official Announcement by the Marshal of the Realm, Royal Court.
“For my wife and me, this is obviously a great day with a lot of emotions. Words are not able to describe the feeling. (….)
It has been a very tumultuous day. Getting to see Sofia go through this; I have admiration for what women go through.” - Prince Carl Philip announcing the birth of his first child on April 19, 2016.