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Simon Cowell has tweeted his first words as a father. Shortly after E! News broke the story of Cowell’s baby boy being born, the X Factor judge took to Twitter to reveal what he and Lauren Silverman have decided to name their bundle of joy, and it looks like the celeb had family on the brain when it came to picking his firstborn’s moniker. 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.” Cowell named his son after his father, Eric Selig Phillip Cowell, who passed away in 1999.

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