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Robert Downey Jr. Welcomes Daughter Avri Roel

11/05/2014 at 02:50 AM ET

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Robert Downey Jr. and his wife, Susan, have welcomed a daughter in Los Angeles, PEOPLE has exclusively learned.

The new dad announced his baby girl’s arrival in a post on his Facebook Wednesday.

“Yep … Avri Roel Downey joined the party @ 3:22 a.m. on November 4th … she’s 7 lbs even, spans 20 inches, and is accompanied by a variety of Susan’s traits that have seemingly overwritten my ‘junk DNA,’ ” he writes.

The actor also joked his photo collection has already grown in size — and he doesn’t have plans of stopping anytime soon.

“After 9 months of intensive development, Team Downey is pleased to announce our 2014 fall/winter project. Principal photography commenced 11-14 and will continue until she says, ‘Dad! You are embarrassing me … I’m 30, this has gotta stop,’ ” he adds. “I’ll post pics here + there when I’m not too busy staring…”

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Kelly Rowland Welcomes Son Titan Jewell

11/05/2014 at 12:15 AM ET

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Just call it destiny: Kelly Rowland is a mama!

The singer welcomed her first child with husband Tim Weatherspoon on Tuesday, Nov. 4, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

Born at 1:30 p.m. PT, son Titan Jewell Weatherspoon weighed 7.5 lbs.

“We are thrilled to announce that today we are the proud parents of our first son,” the Talk a Good Game singer said in a statement.

“We are blessed to report everyone is healthy and happy!”

Throughout much of her pregnancy, the mom-to-be, 33, let her photos do the talking, posting a snapshot of big and mini Air Jordans in June with the caption, “I’ll be stuntin’ like my daddy.”

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Jenna von Oy Welcomes Daughter Marlowe Monroe

11/03/2014 at 02:15 PM ET

Jenna von Oy‘s baby girl is here!

The Blossom actress welcomed her second child with husband Brad Bratcher on Saturday, Nov. 1 at 12:35 p.m. in Nashville, she confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

Daughter Marlowe Monroe Bratcher, who arrived weighing 7 lbs., 4 oz. and measuring 18.25 inches, joins big sister Gray Audrey.

“We are so blessed to welcome another healthy, beautiful, profoundly enchanting baby girl into our family!” the couple tells PEOPLE.

“Little Miss Marlowe is already very loved and adored, and we are savoring this special bonding time we have with her.”

Jenna von Oy Welcomes Daughter Marlowe Monroe Courtesy Bratcher Family

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James Corden Welcomes Daughter Carey

10/30/2014 at 12:00 PM ET

James Corden Welcomes Daughter Carey
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He’s getting an early start on staying up late — James Corden is a new dad.

The British actor and comedian, who will take the reins of The Late Late Show from the departing Craig Ferguson, and wife Julia welcomed their second child on Monday, Oct. 27, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Daughter Carey (mom’s maiden name) joins big brother Max, 3½, at home.

“I can’t describe how thrilled and honored I am to be taking over from the brilliant Craig Ferguson,” Corden, 36, said last month. “To be asked to host such a prestigious show on America’s No. 1 network is hugely exciting. I can’t wait to get started, and will do my very best to make a show America will enjoy.”
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Debbie Matenopoulos Welcomes Daughter Alexandra Kalliope

10/30/2014 at 07:55 AM ET

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It’s all baby for Debbie Matenopoulos: her daughter is here!

The TV personality turned author welcomed her first child with husband Jon Falcone on Wednesday, Oct. 29, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

Daughter Alexandra Kalliope Falcone was born at 2:17 p.m. in Los Angeles, weighing 7 lbs., and 1 oz. She measured 21 inches long.

“There are no words to describe how overwhelmed with love and joy we are over our beautiful little miracle,” the proud new parents tell PEOPLE.

Adds Matenopoulos, “This is the most incredible experience I have ever had in my life, and I am so excited to be a new mom.”

It’s been a busy time for Matenopoulos, 39, and Falcone, a photographer, who secretly wed in Greece while shooting her first bestselling cookbook, It’s All Greek to Me, in 2013.

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LeBron James Welcomes Daughter Zhuri Nova

10/27/2014 at 05:45 PM ET

LeBron James Welcomes Daughter Zhuri
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King James now has his own little princess.

LeBron James and wife Savannah welcomed their third child, daughter Zhuri Nova, on Wednesday, Oct. 22 in Akron, Ohio, a source confirms to PEOPLE.

The NBA star, 29, who announced his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years with the Miami Heat, married his high school sweetheart in September 2013.

The couple are already parents to sons Bryce Maximus, 7, and LeBron Jr., 10.

“A person like myself always needs a great sidekick and a person you can rely on no matter the circumstances. And she’s that,” James told Harper’s Bazaar in 2010. “She’s got my back and I love her for that.”
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Ernie and Cindy Halvorsen Welcome Son Maverick Zhang

10/27/2014 at 12:45 PM ET

It’s a boy!

Ernie and Cindy Halvorsen, who ran away with the Amazing Race‘s million-dollar prize in 2011, welcomed their first child on Wednesday, Oct. 22, they confirm to PEOPLE exclusively.

Maverick Zhang Halvorsen was born at 4:25 p.m., weighing in at 6 lbs., 10 oz., and was 19½ inches long.

Baby Maverick was delivered with the help of a midwife at Prentice Women’s Hospital in Chicago.

“Baby Mav, the world is waiting for you,” says Ernie, 32. “Live in the along.”

Adds Cindy, 33: “We are unbelievably in love with our little guy and excited about our next amazing adventure!”

Amazing Race Ernie and Cindy Halvorsen Welcome Son Maverick Zhang
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