On Twitter, Tom Daley made a very special Valentine’s Day announcement: that he and husband Dustin Lance Black are having a baby! The Tom Daley baby announcement has us shook!
The pic Daley shared shows the couple holding a sonogram pic of their baby, with their wedding rings predominantly displayed on their fingers. Daley’s caption only includes “Happy Valentine’s Day” with two heart emojis and the emoji of two dads with a baby boy. Many people are assuming that their use of this emoji hints that the sex of the baby is a boy.
Happy Valentines Day ❤️👨👨👦❤️ pic.twitter.com/yo1JG1Lp5E
— Tom Daley (@TomDaley1994) February 14, 2018
One person on Twitter wrote, “Oh dear… 😭 Congratulations!… So, it’s a boy then? 😁” Another used added, “OMG! Your having a baby? Amazing! So excited for you both! 🎉🎉🎉”
Tom Daley is 23 years old, and Dustin Lance Black is 43.
How did their love story start?
On Dec. 2, 2013, Daley posted a YouTube video revealing that he was dating a man. “In spring this year, my life changed massively when I met someone and they made me feel so happy, so safe and everything just feels great,” he says in the video. “And that someone is a guy. It did take me by surprise a little bit. It was always in the back of my head that something like that could happen, but it wasn’t until spring this year that something just clicked. It felt right and I thought ‘OK,’ and my whole world changed there and then.”
Well, four years after meeting, the two got hitched on May 6, 2017, and their wedding looked gorgeous. In a video posted in August to Daley’s YouTube channel, the 23-year-old diver shared images of his and Black’s wedding day. The event took place in Devonshire in southeast England at a castle dating back from 1907, just 30 miles away from Daley’s hometown of Plymouth.