Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky, grandchild to the Bill and Hillary Clinton, was born on Friday, Sept. 27. “Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude.” Chelsea Clinton gave birth on Friday to a daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.
The baby girl is Chelsea’s first child — and the first grandchild of Bill and Hillary Clinton. The 34-year-old announced her daughter’s arrival in a one-sentence tweet, posted early on Saturday morning at 12:32 a.m.
“Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky,” Chelsea’s tweet read.
Marc and I are full of love, awe and gratitude as we celebrate the birth of our daughter, Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.
— Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) September 27, 2014
Chelsea, the vice chair of her the Clinton Foundation, said during her pregnancy that she and her husband Marc Mezvinsky chose to keep the baby’s sex a surprise.
Just days before giving birth, the Clintons’ daughter spent thee straight days on stage at the Sheraton Hotel in Midtown Manhattan, where the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative took place. Chelsea, who has taken on a leading role in her family’s foundation in recent years, participated in multiple panel discussions and was constantly on her feet from Sunday night to Wednesday afternoon.
At the time of the conference, according to a source close to the Clinton family, Chelsea was already slightly overdue, and was expecting the child any day.