What a wonderful year it was for a celebrity baby boom
! In 2017, we had a surprise announcement – twins! – from longtime partners Enrique Iglesias and Anna Kournikova, plus there was also double baby joy for Beyoncé and Jay-Z, and first-time parents George and Amal Clooney
. TV favorite Mindy Kaling and tennis champ Serena Williams became first time moms, and Bradley Cooper, Matthew Morrison and Oscar winner Mahershala Ali made their debuts on the roster of celebrity dads! Meanwhile parents like Nicky Hilton
, Cristiano Ronaldo, Nick Cannon and James Corden expanded their families with baby number two, three or even four! (No match, by the way, for Mel Gibson... who said hello to baby number nine!)
And last but certainly not least, in royal baby news, Monaco royalty
Pierre Casiraghi and Beatrice Borromeo welcomed their firstborn child, son Stefano; Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden
had bouncing baby boy Prince Gabriel; and model Kendra Spears
and husband Prince Rahim became parents to baby Prince Sinan.
Scroll through to see all the royal and celebrity babies born in 2017!
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