Robin Gibb's son welcomes first child

Jul 17 2013, 2:36pm CDT | by

Robin Gibb's son welcomes first child

Robin Gibb's son has become a father for the first time.

The Bee Gees legend's son Robin-John Gibb - also known as RJ - and his wife Megan Golub welcomed their son Maxwell into the world on Tuesday (07.16.13) at 5.50p.m. and admits it has made him miss his own father more than ever.

The proud new dad said: "It is an incredible feeling becoming a new father. I wish my father was alive to see his first grandchild. He would be very proud, but I feel sure he knows about him."

Robin passed away in May 2012 after losing his battle with cancer and his wife Dwina previously admitted news the couple's son was expecting his first child was bittersweet.

She said: "When I lost Robin I wasn't expecting this. It's absolutely wonderful. Robin's mum Barbara is known as Nana Barbara, so I'd like my grandson, or granddaughter, to call me Nana Dwina. I can't wait to paint and draw for the little one.

"To welcome in 2013, we all went outside and wrote Robin's name in the sky with sparklers. I was thrilled about the baby, but sad that Robin wasn't with me to share the happiness."

Dwina said Robin would have made an excellent grandfather, as he was so good with RJ when he was growing up.

She explained: "He loved children. Grandchildren would have found him hilarious because he had a great sense of humor and made everything fun.

"He would have relished his role as a grandfather and been brilliant at it."

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
 
 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Beyonce Goes Nude at Met Gala 2015
Beyonce Goes Nude at Met Gala 2015
Beyonce sizzles on the red carpet of the Met Gala 2015 in New York in a sheer gown.
 
 
Met Gala 2015 Worst Dressed List is Topped by Miley Cyrus
Met Gala 2015 Worst Dressed List is Topped by Miley Cyrus
The Met Gala 2015 had celebrities walk amazing dresses on the red carpet, but some of them failed to impress. Here are the 2015 Met Gala's worst dressed
 
 
Crime and Mystery Writer Ruth Rendell Dies at 85
Crime and Mystery Writer Ruth Rendell Dies at 85
The author wrote 60 novles novels in her career but was best known for her Inspector Wexford series
 
 
Julianna Margulies Receives a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Julianna Margulies Receives a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Her career includes three Emmys and eight Screen Actor Guild Awards alongside 10 Emmy nominations for the best actress