Zuckerberg, wife expecting baby girl after 3 miscarriages

Facebook’s billionaire CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan are expecting a baby girl, the social networking site’s founder announced, using the opportunity to throw light on the traumatic and emotional issue of miscarriages that the couple had suffered thrice. “Priscilla and I have some exciting news: We’re expecting a baby girl! his will be a new chapter in or lives,” Zuckerberg wrote on his Facebook page on Friday. “We’ve already been so unfortunate for the oportunity to touch people’s lives around this world – Cilla as a doctor and educator, and me through this community and philanthropy. Now we’ll focus on making the world a better place for our child and the next generation,” he said.

The post had been liked by over a million people, with about 70,000 people commenting on it and over 28,000 people sharing the post in the nine hours that it was first posted. ‘You feel so hopeful when you learn you’re going to have a child. You start imagining who they’ll become and dreaming of hopes for their future. You start making plans, and then they’re gone. It’s a lonely experience,” he said. Mark Zuckerberg voiced happiness that the pregnancy is now far enough along that the risk of loss is very low.

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