Kate Middleton & Prince William
Definitely the most awaited birth. The first child for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was born on July 22 and named Prince George Alexander Louis. The royal baby’s birth was welcomed with cheer around the globe and steering away from tradition the couple released the first official family picture taken not by a professional but Kate’s father.
Halle Berry & Olivier Martinez
The 47-year-old actress gave birth to her second child, her first baby with husband Olivier in October. Named Maceo Robert Martinez, the boy is a brother to Halle’s five-year-old daughter Nahla from a previous relationship with ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry. Halle said, "This has been the biggest surprise of my life, to tell you the truth.”
Fergie & Josh Duhamel
The couple who have been married since 2009 welcomed their first child – a son Axl Jack – in August. Fergie left her band The Black Eyed Peas a year or two back since she wanted to concentrate on starting a family. She and Josh have reportedly named their boy after Guns ‘N Roses singer Axl Rose.
Kate Winslet & Ned Rocknroll
The actress welcomed her third child, a baby boy, in the beginning of this month. This is the first with her hubby Ned Rocknroll with whom she tied the knot in December 2012. Kate also has a daughter Mia, and son Joe, from previous marriages.
Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem
In July, the Oscar winning actors were blessed with a second child, a baby girl. Penelope and Javier kept the birth as private as possible. The duo who already has a son Leonardo named their daughter Luna Encinas Cruz.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
The reality TV star and her singer fiancé had a baby girl in June. The newest member of the Kardashian Klan was born five weeks premature but since North West has been doing well and the proud mommy has started posting various pictures of her little one.
Jessica Simpson & Eric Johnson
The engaged couple had a baby boy in June, a second child for the couple, who already have a daughter Maxwell Drew. The singer's rep released an exclusive statement, “Ace Knute (pronounced Ka-nute) Johnson has arrived! Mom and baby are doing great. Jessica, Eric and Maxwell are thrilled to welcome the new addition to their family."
Shakira & Gerard Pique
The songstress gave birth to her first child son Milan Piqué Mebarak in January. The couple shared the happy news via Shakira's website: "The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification," they wrote.
Elton John & David Furnish
Baby boy Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John was born in January to the British singer and his longtime partner. The duo is already parents to 2-year-old Zachary and welcomed their second son via surrogate.
Jenna Dewan-Tatum & Channing Tatum
The actors welcomes baby girl Everly in May. This is the first child for the couple, who tied the knot in 2009. Since her birth, dad Channing has continued to post adorable pictures of him with his baby girl showing he’s a hands-on dad.