Kim Kardashian gave birth to a baby girl, this Saturday, June 15, 2013, ahead of her due-date. The The 32 year old reality TV star was admitted to the Cedars Sinai Medical Center, a hospital in Beverly Hills on Friday, after she complained of contractions. This is the same hospital where celebrities like Victoria Beckham, Jessica Simpson and Britney Spears have given birth to their kids. The time of the birth of Kim Kardashian’s child was 1. 30 am Saturday. Kayne West, the baby’s father, cancelled the record release party to be with his wife and daughter.
The baby girl comes to the world just a few weeks after a baby shower was held to celebrate the pregnancy. This star-studded baby shower was held at the home of a close friend, an event that was attended by the proud papa, Kayne West, as well. The theme of Kim Kardashian’s baby shower was pink, in sync with the gender of the child that the couple was already in the know about.
Kim Kardashian was supposed to go for a C-section delivery but she developed an infection, which is why she opted for natural birth. Both Kim Kardashian and the baby girl are healthy, the little one is in the incubator.
This is Kim Kardashian’s third marriage and her first child. She was married to Damon Thomas first, in her 20s, and then to Kris Humphries. The couple were already in for a lot of stress, this week with news about Kayne West cheating on Kim Kardashian with a model, after he met her in one of his musical shows. The couple brushed away the rumors.
Coming back to the good news, Kim Kardashian’s best friend Brittany Gastineau reached the hospital on Saturday, bringing along some flowers as she met the couple. Kim’s close friend Jonathan Cheban had also visited her at her Beverly Hills residence when she was leaving for Cedars-Sinai Hospital.
The name of the baby
Though various names were being considered, Kim Kardashian and Kayne West were known to have taken fancy to the name – Easton West for their baby girl. The confirmation is still awaited.