Prince Louis Arthur Charles: British royals William and Kate name their baby

The prince, who is fifth in line to the British throne, was born on April 23.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn son on 23 April 2018. Picture: Kensington Palace/Twitter

LONDON - Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate named their newborn son Louis Arthur Charles.

“The baby will be known as His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge,” Kensington Palace said.

The prince, who is fifth in line to the British throne, was born at 1001 GMT on 23 April. He weighed 8 lbs 7oz at birth.