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Christopher Reeve's Daughter Alexandra Welcomes Baby Boy, Names Son After Her Late Father

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    Alexandra Reeve Givens and Garren Givens attend the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation's A Magical Evening 20th Anniversary Gala at The New York Marriott Marquis on November 17, 2010 in New York City.

    Alexandra Reeve Givens, the daughter of late actor Christopher Reeve, welcomed her first child, a baby boy, last month, E! News has confirmed. Alexandra and her husband Garren Givens honored her dad by naming their son after the late Superman star.

    "Alexandra Reeve Givens and Garren Givens welcomed their first child Christopher Russel Reeve Givens on June 13 in Washington D.C.," a rep for the famous family tells E! News.

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    The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation also announced the news via their Twitter with, "Congrats to Alexandra Reeve Givens on the birth of her son Christopher Russel! He is already rocking #TeamReeve gear."

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    A family spokesperson told People of the newborn, "He was named after his grandfathers on each side, two very important role models for Garren and Alexandra. The entire family is thriving during their first few weeks home."

    Alexandra, 31, and Garren, 33, met at Yale and were married in 2008. She now works as a Senior Counsel in the United States Senate while Garren works in the Obama administration as the Director of the Presidential Innovation Fellows program.

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