As soon as news of the royal baby's arrivalwas announced, well wishes for the next in line for the throne began to pour in.
Michelle and I are so pleased to congratulate The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the joyous occasion of the birth of their first child. We wish them all the happiness and blessings parenthood brings. The child enters the world at a time of promise and opportunity for our two nations. Given the special relationship between us, the American people are pleased to join with the people of the United Kingdom as they celebrate the birth of the young prince.
After the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge got married in April 2011, the Obamas were able to congratulate them in person following their honeymoon when they visited London that May.