Jimmy Fallon welcomes his first child

Late Night host Jimmy Fallon is a new dad! He and his wife welcomed their first child Tuesday. UPDATED with the baby's name!


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UPDATE: “I’m the father of a beautiful baby girl. Her name is Winnie Rose Fallon and she’s so cute. She’s 5 lbs., 9 oz. Me and my wife are so happy,” Fallon announced in his Late Night intro Wednesday. “Thank you all for all the well-wishes on Facebook and Twitter and the blogs. I’m just so happy.”

Wow, who knew? It’s a girl for Jimmy Fallon!

The 38-year-old host of Late Night and his wife, producer Nancy Juvonen Fallon, 46, welcomed their first child — a baby girl! — yesterday, Tuesday, July 23 at 6:21 a.m. People was the first to report it.

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According to the couple’s rep, the new parents are “overjoyed about the arrival of their beautiful daughter.”

There’s lots of buzz around Jimmy right now. In addition to being a new dad, he’s getting ready to replace Jay Leno on The Tonight Show next year. He and Nancy, who co-runs Flower Films with Drew Barrymore, got married in 2007.

Off to update our Hollywood’s newest dads and dads-to-be gallery. See you there!

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