Swedish royal baby

Prince Carl & Princess Sofia Share Adorable 1st Photo of Their Baby Boy

Prince Carl & Princess Sofia Share Adorable 1st Photo of Their Baby Boy

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden have released a first picture of their newborn son! Prince Julian was born this week on March 26, the third child of the Swedish royal couple. He's the eighth grandchild of Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and he stands seventh in line to the Swedish throne.

The Swedish royals welcomed a new family member this week. On Friday, Princess Sofia gave birth to her third son with Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland. The newborn prince's name is Julian.

Prince Carl & Princess Sofia share first baby picture of Julian

Two days after the royal baby's arrival, the Swedish Royal Family has now released a first photo. Here's Prince Julian.

Julian Herbert Folke was born on March 26 at Danderyd Hospital near Stockholm. He's the youngest of three boys born to Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, the Duke and Duchess of Värmland. Prince Julian is also the eighth grandchild of Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, and he stands seventh in line to the Swedish throne.

Royal babies in 2021

For Europe's royals, 2021 has already been a busy year for new family additions. Sweden's Prince Julian follows the birth of royal babies August — born to Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank —and Lucas — born to Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall. 

Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan are also expecting their second child this summer. See all the celebrities and royals who've welcomed children in 2021 here.