Gilbert Gottfried Welcomes Son Max Aaron

06/07/2009 at 07:00 AM ET
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It’s a boy for comedian Gilbert Gottfried and wife Dara! Son Max Aaron Gottfried arrived on Monday, May 18th at 9:44 p.m. Weighing in at 7 lbs., 14 oz and 20 inches long, Max joins big sister Lily Aster, who turns 2 next week.

“Max is named after Gilbert’s father Max and my grandmother Mildred,” Dara tells CBB exclusively. “Our son was also born on his grandfather Max’s birthday! His middle name is after my grandfather Aaron.”

The proud mama continues, “Max has a full head of dirty blond hair. I am very tired, but labor was a lot easier than with Lily!”

Gilbert, 54, and Dara announced the pregnancy to CBB in November. Max’s due date had been May 24th.

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Amy D on

Congratt Gilbert & Dara on the birth of Baby Max Aaron. Love the name btw(I have a Max lol) Glad to hear everyoneis doing great. Congrats again xx

annie on

Wow! So many Max’s. Haha congrats to the couple. Max and Lily go perfectly =)

meghan on

I forgot they were expecting. Wonderful news! Congratulations!

Jenn on

How cool that he was born on the same day as the person he was named after. Love the names Max and Lily.

Alex on

Congrats! Max is a super popular celebrity name. I love Max Aaron.

JMO on

Another Max! I think that’s the new top boy name!

Andrea_momof2 on

Wow, Max is the new Jacob😉 There’s gonna be about 5 Maxs in every kindergarten class in 5 yeas😉

KiKi on

I love Gilbert but I always thought he was gay!! Congrats on the new addition.

gianna on

Max is becoming the new lola name in celebrity world lol. But I take it over weird names anytime. Congrats to him, he is so funny.

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