Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman welcome baby Eric
Congratulations to Simon Cowell, who has become a father for the first time.
He and his girlfriend Lauren Silverman welcomed their baby boy on Valentine's Day in New York.
Their son has been named Eric - after Cowell's dad.
Cowell tweeted: "Very happy to say Eric was born at 17.45pm. Healthy and handsome.
"Lauren in great shape. Thanks for all of your kind messages."