After having three boys, Victoria Beckham finally gave birth to a baby girl Harper Seven in July 11, weighing a healthy 7lb 10oz. But, what really caused a media frenzy was her name. David’s Man United team number and glossy magazine Harper’s Bazaar, were popular explanations. Not forgetting Victoria’s favourite book…
TV presenter Emma Willis and husband former Busted band member Matt welcomed their son Ace Billy on November 25. On Twitter dad Matt expressed his excitement with some swearing and revealed that the reason behind little Ace’s rock star name was purely for future career purposes…
With a Rock star mum like Pink, baby Willow’s name is quite a softy! Pink gave birth to her daughter Willow in June. Reports at the time said that it was likely Pink opted for a c-section. As for the quirky name? Pink and husband Carey Hart were inspired by an ‘unbreakable’ tree from Pink’s childhood.
Morrocan and Monroe
Mariah Carey’s girl and boy twins, aka “Dem Babies,” were born on her and husband Nick Cannon’s third wedding anniversary in April. Monroe Cannon, who weighed 5lb 3oz, is named after the singer’s idol, Marilyn Monroe. Morrocan Scott, who weighed 5lb 6oz, may have been named after her New York apartment where Nick proposed to her. Their lavish names definitely fit perfectly with their glamourous lifestyle, even though they’ve yet to celebrate a birthday!
In May, Hollywood actress Alicia Silverstone, best known for playing Cher in the 1990s film Clueless, gave birth to a baby Bear! No, not the animal, but a son named Bear Blu. Alicia announced she was expecting her first baby with husband Chris Jarecki last January. Despite the unusual name, we reckon Bear must be one cuddly baby!