About an hour ago it became known that Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia are waiting for the firstborn. Good news with the public shared themselves monarchs.
We are very happy to inform you that we are waiting for our first child. We are very excited and looking forward to its birth with great anticipation!
- says the message posted on the page of the Swedish Royal family in Facebook.
It is expected that the baby will be born until April 2016. No change in work schedule of spouse at the end of the current year is not expected.
Recall that the wedding of Carl Philip and Sofia was held last June at the Palace Church in Stockholm. After the official ceremony the Royal procession with the newlyweds walked the streets of the city accompanied by a parade of the armed forces of Sweden.
That Prince left the camp of the singles, residents of the capital of Sweden signalled a volley of 21 guns. The celebration ended with a wedding dinner at the Royal Palace.
Now Sofia, who at the time worked as a photo model for men's magazines, a yoga instructor, a volunteer, and even a waitress carries the title her Royal Highness Princess Sofia, Duchess of Värmland.