Bill and Giuliana Rancic welcomed their first child, son Edward Duke Rancic, on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 in Denver, Colorado.
Bill announced the birth of their baby via Twitter Thursday morning, writing: “The ‘Duke’ has landed! Edward Duke Rancic was welcomed into the world last night at 7 lbs., 4 oz. G & I feel blessed beyond words…We did it!”
The couple tells E! News that the baby was born at 10:12 p.m. Wednesday night via gestational carrier, weighing 7 pounds and 4 ounces and measuring 20 inches.
“Bill and I are blessed beyond words to welcome Edward into our lives,” Giuliana told E! News. “Thank you so much to everyone who supported us along the way. We are so in love with the little guy already!”
Bill and Giuliana, who have struggled to have a baby for years, announced they were having a baby via gestational surrogate on the Today show in April.
“We are so thrilled that our prayers have been answered,” Giuliana said in April.