Marc Anthony and Nadia Ferreira

Marc Anthony & His Fourth Wife, Nadia Ferreira, Welcome Their First Child Together On Father's Day

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By Favour Adegoke on June 20, 2023 at 1:30 PM EDT

Renowned singer Marc Anthony and his fourth wife, Nadia Ferreira, celebrated Father's Day by welcoming their first child together, making it Marc's seventh child overall.

The couple had previously announced the pregnancy on Valentine's Day, sharing an Instagram photo of Ferreira's growing baby bump. Their love story began in early 2022, and they tied the knot in a lavish ceremony in Miami in January.

Marc has children from previous relationships, including twins with his ex-wife Jennifer Lopez. Despite the absence of some celebrity guests, their wedding was graced by stars like David Beckham and Salma Hayek.

Keep on reading to learn more.

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Marc Anthony Welcomes Seventh Child

In a joyous celebration on Father's Day, Marc Anthony, and his fourth wife, Nadia Ferreira, welcomed their newest addition to the family. This delightful arrival marks the seventh child for the 54-year-old artist, who already shares twins Max and Emme with his former wife, Jennifer Lopez.

Sharing their happiness with the world, Anthony and his 24-year-old wife took to Instagram to announce the blessed news, writing, "God's timing is always perfect." Alongside their heartfelt message, the couple also posted a photograph capturing the beaming father cradling their precious bundle of joy. The caption read, "Happy Father's Day."

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Marc Anthony & Nadia Ferreira's Pregnancy Reveal

Newly Weds Marc Anthony & Nadia Ferreira Mark First Valentine With Pregnancy News
Instagram | Marc Anthony

Anthony and Ferreira revealed they were expecting their first child together on Valentine's Day. The couple took to their Instagram accounts, posting a photo that showcased Ferreira's growing baby bump.

The "El Cantante" star tenderly rested his tattooed hand on her growing belly in the image. At the same time, Ferreira gently pressed her hand on his, proudly displaying her dazzling diamond engagement ring. In the caption, Ferreira wrote, "Best Valentine's Gift Ever!!!" and added in Spanish, "Thank you God for this great blessing in our lives."

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In the heartwarming photo, Ferreira radiated beauty as she wore a black ribbed crop top, allowing her stomach to be fully showcased, while a cozy white blanket covered the rest of her figure. Anthony, revealing more of the intricate tattoos adorning his slender torso, decked himself with multiple chains and a luxurious wristwatch. 

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The Couple's Love Story

Marc Anthony & Nadia Ferreira at Empire State Building

Anthony and Ferreira announced their pregnancy shortly after their extravagant wedding ceremony, which took place on January 28 in Miami.

According to Daily Mail, their love story began to blossom in February of the previous year when Anthony was romantically linked to Ferreira, the stunning model who had earned the title of Miss Universe Paraguay in 2021. In May, the lovebirds shared the news of their engagement and tied the knot at the enchanting Pérez Art Museum on January 28.

Adding to the grandeur, Anthony had the honor of two Best Men to support him on his special day. Soccer legend David Beckham and Mexican business tycoon Carlos Slim, formerly the wealthiest person in the world, stood by his side.

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Among the star-studded guest list, renowned names such as Maluma, Romeo Santos, Salma Hayek, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Luis Fonsi graced the event with their presence. However, absent from the star-studded wedding ceremony were Anthony's former spouse, Lopez, her new husband Ben Affleck, as well as their children, Emme and Max.

Marc Anthony's Previous Marriages

Marc Anthony Opus Tour 2020 Madison Square Garden, NY. 13 Feb 2020 Pictured: Marc Anthony.

Anthony is no stranger to fatherhood, as he already has six other children from previous relationships and marriages. His journey as a father began with his oldest child, 29-year-old daughter Arianna Muñiz, whom he shares with his former girlfriend, Debbie Rosado. The former couple also adopted a son Chase Muñiz.

Anthony married his first wife, the Miss Universe winner Dayanara Torres, in 2000. During their union, the couple welcomed two more children, Cristian Muñiz, now 22, and Ryan Muñiz, now 19. However, their marriage ended in 2003.

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The "I Need You" hitmaker's next marriage was to multi-talented actress and pop star Lopez in 2004. The couple expanded their family with the birth of their beloved twins, Emme and Max, in 2008. However, the famous couple announced their separation in 2011, and their divorce was finalized the following year.

In 2014, Anthony had his third marriage with Shannon De Lima, a model. Unfortunately, their romance proved to be short-lived, and they parted ways in 2016. Their divorce proceedings concluded in 2017.

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