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Prince Harry's Best Pal Charlie Van Straubenzee & Wife Daisy Jenks Welcome Their First Child

Comfort Omovre
Mar 04, 2020
11:56 A.M.
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The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry's best friend, Charlie Van Straubenzee, and his wife Daisy Jenks, welcomed their first child together, a baby girl named Clover. 


Harry could be getting set for new duties as a godfather after his closest friend, Charlie, and wife, Jenks, welcomed their first child. 

Charlie van Straubenzee and Daisy Jenks leave the church of St Mary the Virgin after their wedding on August 4, 2018 | Photo: GettyImages


Clover was born on February 26 and could be paid a special visit by Prince Harry, who is presently in the UK, performing his final duties before he and Meghan Markle finally leave their roles as senior members of the British Royal Family. 

Charlie and Harry have been friends since their youth when they attended Berkshire's Ludgrove Prep School together. Charlie is also the godfather of Prince Harry's son, Baby Archie. 

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle and their baby son Archie at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 | Photo: GettyImages


This makes many people believe that Harry would also become godfather to Clover, given that Charlie's older brother, Thomas, plays the same role to Prince William's daughter, Princess Charlotte. 

The special friendship shared by Harry and Charlie extended to their weddings, with Charlie and his brother, Thomas, being ushers at Harry and Meghan's wedding. Charlie also spoke during the reception. 

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle at a Creative Industries and Business Reception on Oct. 02, 2019 in South Africa | Photo: Getty Images


Harry returned the favors months later when the Duke of Sussex was the Best man at his best friend's wedding. They have remained close ever since, and the news of Clover's birth is sure to warm Harry's heart. 

Charlie Van Straubenzee acts as one of the heads of an investment firm, in the United Kingdom, called "Brown Advisor," while his wife owns a video company, Jenks & Co, which she runs with the assistance of her sister.