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World celebrates royal baby birth

From restaurant decorations to dancing in the streets, check out how the world is celebrating the U.K.’s new royal heir.

It's a prince! Duchess Kate, 31, gave birth on Monday, July 22, 2013 to a baby boy, who weighed in at 8 pounds, 6 ounces. Check out how the world celebrated the new royal heir:

Employees Hayley Simmonds and Amy Bush hang a sign celebrating the news that Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a son in the window of the British-themed restaurant Tea & Sympathy in New York. Lucas Jackson / Reuters
Members of the public react as they hear the news of the royal baby birth outside St. Mary's Hospital on July 22, 2013 in London, England. Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images
Self-proclaimed "town crier" Tony Appleton celebrates among the crowd outside St. Mary's hospital on July 22, 2013. Rick Findler / EPA
The public celebrates the announcement of the birth of a baby boy to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge outside St. Mary's Hospital on July 22, 2013 in London, England. Dave J Hogan / Getty Images Contributor
People take pictures outside St. Mary's hospital on July 22, 2013. Rick Findler / EPA
Large crowds wait and cheer outside of Buckingham Palace. John Stillwell / PA Wire/Press Association Images
A crowd of people take photos of the easel that officially announced the birth of the royal baby on July 22, 2013 in London, England. Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images
Karen Milne from Scotland wears a Duchess Kate mask as she and her friends celebrate the royal birth announcement at Ye Olde King's Head English Pub on July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, Calif. Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images
People celebrate the royal baby birth with British flags in front of St. Mary's Hospital. Yin Gang / Zuma Press
A woman swims in the fountains at Trafalgar Square which are lit to signify the birth of a baby boy to Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge in London, July 22. Neil Hall / Reuters
A baby announcement card and flags adorn the gift shop of Ye Olde King's Head English pub to celebrate the announcement of the birth of Will and Kate's first child, July 22, 2013 in Santa Monica, Calif. Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images
Students of Buckleberry Church of England Primary School draw congratulatory cards for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrating the birth of their son, in Kate's hometown of Bucklebury, on July 23, 2013. Warrick Page / Getty Images
The Horseshoe Falls in Niagara Falls, Canada, are illuminated blue to celebrate the birth of the royal baby boy. The Falls were first illuminated in 1860 to celebrate a royal visit by Albert Edward, the Prince of Wales, who later became King Edward VII. Warren Toda / EPA
Tower Bridge is lit up in blue at night on July 23, 2013 to celebrate the royal baby. Vickie Flores / Zuma Press
The ship's company of the Royal Navy frigate HMS Lancaster forms the word "BOY" on the aft deck to mark the birth of Britain's new prince while on patrol in the Caribbean. Handout / Reuters
The Golden Jubilee bridges (L) and the London Eye (R) are illuminated in celebration of the birth of a baby boy for William and Kate, in London on July 22, 2013. Will Oliver / AFP - Getty Images