Kensington Palace spokesperson says Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess Kate's parents and sister Pippa Middleton visited the new parents today; additionally, Prince Harry has said about his new niece, 'She is absolutely beautiful. I can't wait to meet her.' - @NBCNews
President Obama: 'Michelle and I are delighted to congratulate the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, her Majesty the Queen and the Royal Family, and all the people of the United Kingdom on the birth of the Royal Princess. On behalf of the American people, we wish the Duke and Duchess and their son George much joy and happiness on the occasion of the arrival of the newest member of their family' - statement
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (Catherine Elizabeth "Kate"; néeMiddleton; born 9 January 1982), is the wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. Following his father Charles, Prince of Wales, William is second in line to succeed his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, as monarch of the United Kingdom and 15 other Commonwealth realms.
Middleton grew up in Chapel Row, a village near Newbury, Berkshire, England. She studied art history in Scotland at the University of St Andrews, where she met William in 2001. Their engagement was announced on 16 November 2010, and she attended many high-profile royal events before they married on 29 April 2011 at Westminster Abbey. The Duke and Duchess have two children: Prince George of Cambridge and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, who are respectively third and fourth in line to the British throne.
She has had a major impact upon British and American fashion, which has been termed the "Kate Middleton effect", and in 2012 she was selected as one of the "Most Influential People in the World" by Time magazine.