On Friday, January 17, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh became great-grandparents for the fourth time when their granddaughter, Mrs. Michael Tindall (Zara Phillips), gave birth to a healthy baby girl.
Per the British royal court:
“THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT IS ISSUED BY THE PRESS SECRETARY
TO THE QUEEN
Mrs Michael Tindall today safely delivered a baby girl at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. Mr Tindall was present at the birth. The weight of the baby was albs 12oz.
The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Princess Royal, Captain Mark Phillips and Mike’s parents, Mr. Phillip and Mrs. Linda Tindall, have been informed and are delighted with the news. The baby’s name will be confirmed in due course.
This baby is the first child for Zara and Mike, the third grandchild for The Princess Royal and the fourth great-grandchild for The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh, and is 16th line to the Throne.”
Congrats to the couple! 🙂