February 03, 2008 01:06 PM

Actor John C. McGinley, 48, and his wife Nichole, an ashtanga yoga teacher and birthing doula, have welcomed their first child together, a daughter. Billie Grace McGinley was born on her due date, Saturday, February 2nd, at 1:36 in the morning. Weighing in at 8 lbs and 21 inches long, Billie was delivered in a birthing tub by Nichole, with the assistance of a midwife, in their Malibu, CA home. Said Nichole,

We areall happy and healthy at home and enjoying these precious first moments oflife together.

A wowed John adds,

Nichole was a mountain lion, a warrior in the birthing process. The birth was astonishing! Mom and baby girl are 100 percent. Billie is a ‘mini Nichole’! Thank God.

Billie joins Max, John’s 10-year-old son from his previous marriage. The pregnancy and sex of the baby was announced in October.

Source: People

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