Chicago West is the third-born child of popular American celebrity couple, Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West. Chicago West was born on January 15, 2018, via surrogcy. Thanks to her famous parents and relatives, Chicago West started hogging the limelight right from the time she was born. She even has an Instagram page, which has so far accumulated more than 41,000 followers. She has also been featured on her famous family members’ social media pages several times.
When Kim Kardashian West became pregnant with her first child, she suffered Pre-eclampsia (PE), a disorder which forced her to deliver her baby six weeks earlier than normal. After giving birth to her second child, Saint West, Kardashian had to undergo a surgery to remove her placenta as she suffered placenta accreta. The doctors then advised her not to become pregnant again. Since Kim Kardashian and Kanye West wanted to expand their family, they opted for surrogacy. After spending months in fiding a surrogate, Kim and Kanye finally found the perfect candidate in 2017. In an episode of ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show,’ which was aired in November 2017, Kim Kardashian confirmed the sex of the baby. In an interview to ‘Entertainment Tonight’ Kim said that surrogacy was actually more difficult than experiencing pregnancy. She had also said that she felt bad for not being able to carry her third baby.
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Birth & Rise to Stardom
Chicago West was born on January 15, 2018, at the ‘Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’ in Los Angeles, California, USA. Post her birth, her parents shared her birth certificate online, according to which Chicago weighed 7 pounds and 6 ounces at the time of her birth. The birth certificate, which was issued by the ‘County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health,’ also mentions that Dr. Paul Crane had delivered Kim and Kanye West’s third child. Just moments after Chicago’s birth, Kim took to her website to announce the arrival of her third child. In her note, she thanked the nurses, doctors, and the surrogate for delivering a ‘beautiful and healthy baby.’ On January 19, 2018, Kim announced her name through her app and website. According to sources, the baby was named after her father’s hometown.
Chicago West has been hogging the limelight ever since her birth. Her parents created a separate Instagram page for her, which currently has more than 41,000 followers. She has a fan page on Instagram as well. Her fan page, ‘littlechicagowest,’ has so far accumulated over 24,000 followers. She also often appears on her famous family members’ social media pages. Chicago West can often be seen spending time with her parents and her siblings.
Chicago West has two adorable siblings - North West and Saint West. Both North and Saint love spending their time with their baby sister. Chicago has a long list of famous family members, including her aunt Kourtney Kardashian and uncle Rob Kardashian. She is fondly called as ‘Chi’ by her family members. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California, along with her parents and siblings.