Parents naturally want to do everything in their power to protect their kids, but those with kids in the public view have extra reasons to be concerned about child safety.
The British royal family, who are constantly trailed by photographers and who as adults must accept that they will always be in the public view, being shot and examined, knows this better than anybody else.
Archie, the first child of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, was born in May 2019. Fewer photos of him have been made public since then.
Usually, they don’t talk much about Archie, but recently, his father revealed something that nobody knew.
At the Portland Hospital in London, on May 6, 2019, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was born.
He currently holds the sixth position in the British throne’s succession. Two days after the adorable kid was born in 2019, the couple, as is customary for the Royal Family, posted the first picture of him on Instagram.
“Today The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are happy to share their first public moment as a family,” the tweet stated, alongside images of a joyful Prince Harry carrying his son and walking arm in arm with Meghan.
After that, they posted a photo of the Queen seeing Harry and Meghan’s newborn grandson, together with Doria Ragland, who revealed the boy’s full name is Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.
Archie was baptised by the Archbishop of Canterbury in a special service held in the chapel at Windsor Castle two months after his birth.
The infant was baptised with Jordan River water while dressed in the royal christening garment. While adhering to custom, Harry and Meghan chose not to reveal Archie’s godparents’ names.
The couple delighted fans once more in September 2019 by sharing a collection of photos from their trip to South Africa to meet with Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
They wrote on Instagram, “Thank you Archbishop Tutu for your extremely gracious hospitality, Archie adored meeting you.
Archie has already had a lot of experiences. He travelled to Malawi, Angola, South Africa, and Botswana with his parents during their Southern African journey during his first year of life.
Harry and Meghan first met Oprah when they had a conversation with her in the lawn of her Montecito, California, home. They then began to open up about their experiences working with The Firm.
In direct opposition to prior statements made by the tabloids, Meghan Markle didn’t hold back, admitting that Prince Charles was refusing to answer Harry’s phone calls and claiming that Kate Middleton had made her cry over the flower-girl outfits on her wedding day.
The most startling assertion Meghan said was that there had been discussions over how dark Archie’s complexion would be in the palace.
They were concerned that if he were too brown, there may be a problem. Oprah asked Meghan a question.
I wasn’t able to follow up with why, Meghan answered. But if that’s the assumption you’re making, I believe it to be a fairly secure one.
She would only reply, “I think that would be really detrimental to them,” refusing to give the commenter’s identity.
Archie, age 3, is eligible to hold the title of Earl of Dumbarton, although his parents are said to have denied it.
Harry and Meghan are believed to have made the choice to prevent Archie from ever taking part in royal engagements, responsibilities, or patronages. Instead, the couple started their own non-profit, Archewell, which promotes gender equality, female empowerment, and conservation.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stunned the world in January 2020 when they declared their intention to leave the royal family and become “financially independent.”
One of the causes of “Megxit,” according to accounts, was the couple’s hostile treatment by the British tabloid press. According to MSNBC, it has also been suggested that the perception of racism toward Meghan contributed to the choice.
Meghan is frequently cited as the main inspiration for the split from the British royal family. Prince Harry hasn’t talked much about the breakup, but he did say that “there really wasn’t any other option,” adding that “the decision that I have made for my wife and I to step aside is not one I have made lightly.”
Just days after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declared that the country’s borders would be closing due to the coronavirus outbreak, the couple and their 10-month-old baby Archie boarded a private plane for the Sunshine State.
Their young son, Archie Mountbatten-Windsor, was taken into consideration when the choice to relocate to the coastal town of Santa Barbara outside of Los Angeles was decided. sources claim that Meghan and Harry desired a son.
“Archie is really content and has some room to run about. He’ll be scaling the play set that arrived with the house in no time, an insider informed Harpers Bazaar.
“They’re thrilled to be there and to integrate into the neighbourhood. They are having a wonderful time together as a family.
The past few years for Harry and Meghan have been quite busy. However, they make every effort to keep their kids out of the public eye. Archie and Lilibet are therefore less frequently heard from or seen by the general public than the other royal offspring.
However, Prince Harry has made some fascinating revelations regarding his oldest child. For instance, he said that the now 3-year-old Archie has a squeaky voice.
The connections were made by the prince while he was chatting with the winners of the 2022 WellChild Awards, a gala honouring kids who have life-threatening illnesses.
Prince Harry met 4-year-old Henry Waines, one of the kids taking part in the event, during the ceremony over Zoom.
“My name is Henry as well, but everyone calls me Harry, and I have no idea why,” the Duke said to the young child at first.
When Paul learned that Harry’s real name was Henry, they decided to name their son after the duke, according to Henry’s mother, who was also on the conversation.
Harry was subsequently asked by Little Henry how his children were doing, and the Duke replied that Archie and Lilibet are doing “excellent.”
Archie is “extremely active,” he continued, adding that 1-year-old Lilibet is “beginning to utilise her voice.”
On September 8, Prince Harry was scheduled to deliver the awards live, but he cancelled after going to Scotland to see the dying Queen.
Little Henry then asked Harry how his kids were doing, to which the Duke responded that Archie and Lilibet are doing “great.”
He went on to say that Archie is “very active” and that 1-year-old Lilibet is “starting to use her voice.”
Prince Harry was supposed to present the prizes live on September 8, but he postponed them to visit the dying Queen in Scotland.