“Oakley, Octavius” Dictionary of National Biography. 41. London: Smith, Elder Co. Get the biggest daily news stories by emailSubscribeSee our privacy noticeMore newslettersToday she finally went into labour and more than 1million people watched her welcome her baby into the world on a YouTube live stream from the enclosure.At one point a further 600,000 people were watching the giraffe birthing her baby via Facebook Live on the Animal Adventure Park page.April welcomed a beautiful calf into the world and it immediately started wobbling, trying to stand up on its legs while she licked it clean.Keepers said they couldn confirm gender at the time, but have since revealed the good news in a text update to fans who subscribed.Followers on Facebook have revealed that April baby is in fact.A BOY! The park has since confirmed the gender to Mirror Online.Congratulations to April and her mate, Oliver. What next for the little boy? April will naturally raise the calf and weaning could take between six and 10 months, although it might take longer.The park has always said it will hold a contest to choose a name for the calf, so watch this space.NewsallMost ReadMost RecentCruise shipsToddler who died on cruise ship after ‘slipping from grandad’s arms’ is picturedPassengers on board the Freedom of the Seas Royal Caribbean cruise ship heard Kimberley Schultz Wiegand cry out in anguish as her daughter fell to her deathParentingConcerned mum embarrassed as she discovers what huge black mark in kid’s mouth actually isDoctors tried to tell Darian Depreta that the huge mark on Bella’s mouth was a birthmark, but she knew it wasn’t thatUS NewsMum’s ‘scream of pain’ as toddler ‘dangled by grandad’ dies in cruise ship fallThe 18 month girl plunged off the 11th floor of Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas ship docked in Puerto Rico and landed on concrete beneath herClimbingFace of man who climbed Shard as he reveals motivation for death defying stuntEXCLUSIVE: Daredevil George King, 19, has climbed many structures and buildings but says climbing the UK’s tallest building was his hardest testHospitalsMaggots wriggle in mouth of man as he recovers in hospital from leg injuryWARNING: Distressing images. The patient’s son ‘screamed’ when he saw the state of his suffering father’s mouth as he was treated at RK Khan Hospital in KwaZulu Natal ProvinceChinaHong Kong extradition bill that sparked mass riots is DEAD, leader confirmsHong Kong leader Carrie Lam leader has scrapped the Chinese extradition bill that has caused months of turmoil in the countryPlanesWorld’s biggest plane may finally be finished after 30 years of gathering dustThe Soviet era Antonov An 255 has a 250 tonne capacity and can carry a spacecraft, 10 tanks or 30 carsThe QueenThe Queen will give up her powers to Charles after turning 95, expert predictsRoyal expert Paul Dampier says the monarch is aiming to give up most of her royal duties under the Regency ActCrimeFinsbury Park shooting: Man blasted and second victim stabbed in north LondonA man in his 20s has been taken to hospital with a gunshot wound after the shooting in Finsbury Park, LondonPoachingDentist arrested after ‘illegally killing 1,000 jaguars on sick hunting trips’WARNING DISTRESSING IMAGES: Seven men have been arrested on suspicion of killing thousands of endangered animals in BrazilMost ReadMost RecentManchester United FCPaul Pogba and Jesse Lingard clash ahead of Man Utd pre season training sessionMan Utd stars Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard appeared to be involved in an exchange after landing in Perth for their pre season tourCruise shipsToddler who died on cruise ship after ‘slipping from grandad’s arms’ is picturedPassengers on board the Freedom of the Seas Royal Caribbean cruise ship heard Kimberley Schultz Wiegand cry out in anguish as her daughter fell to her deathLiverpool FCWhat Roberto Firmino and Alisson sent to Jurgen Klopp after Copa America triumphRoberto Firmino and Alisson were both in touch with manager Jurgen Klopp after winning the Copa America with BrazilCameron BoyceHow did Cameron Boyce die? Disney star’s cause of death confirmed by familyCameron Boyce died in his sleep due to a seizure from an ‘ongoing medical condition’, the Disney star’s devastated family said in a statementTransfer news liveTransfer News LIVE: Liverpool, Man Utd and Arsenal gossip plus Harvey Elliott latestLiverpool are close to making another signing, while Man United continue Bruno Fernandes chase as the transfer window hots up.