Along with 2015 came many, many new celebrity babies—and together, they make up a powerful new guard. A British princess, an American prince (or so says Jennifer Lawrence), and a weeks-old Instagram superstar joined our ranks. Take a look back at all the new superstar arrivals. And remember: These are the folks who will be running the show in 2040.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tasha McCauley's Son
Regular guy Joe became a regular dad when he announced in August that he and his wife, Tasha McCauley, welcomed their first son. The couple, who were secretly married last December, kept the pregnancy quiet too. Sneaky, sneaky.
Mike Fisher and Carrie Underwood's Son, Isaiah
Carrie Underwood gave birth to her first child, Isaiah Michael, back in February. She shared his tiny baby hand to introduce him:
And months later, those same tiny hands were playing piano:
A little prodigy!
James Righton and Keira Knightley's Daughter, Edie
Jacob Pechenik and Zooey Deschanel's Daughter, Elsie Otter
Zooey Deschanel won the award for the year's most original baby name. She and husband Jacob Pechenik had their daughter in August and named her Elsie Otter Pechenik. "Like the animal," Deschanel clarified to People.
Adam Brody and Leighton Meester's Daughter, Arlo Day
Blake Lively's little girl, James, got a new playmate this August, when former Gossip Girl costar Leighton Meester gave birth to daughter Arlo Day.
Prince William and Kate Middleton's Daughter, Princess Charlotte
Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel's Son, Silas
The Timberbaby—little boy Silas Randall Timberlake—was born in April. His real standout moment, though, was his first photo, posted that same month. Just a newborn and already a tiny heartthrob.
Ryan Dorsey and Naya Rivera's Son, Josey
The Glee star and her husband had their first child, Josey Hollis Dorsey, in September. They revealed the little guy's Gerber-ready baby face just in time for Halloween.
Marcus Mumford and Carey Mulligan's Daughter, Evelyn
In September, Carey Mulligan quietly had her daughter following a pretty secret pregnancy. She was out on the red carpet just weeks after the baby's birth, however, and revealed to reporters that her child's name is Evelyn.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's Son, Saint West
It was one of 2015's most anticipated births, and it came just at the end of the year. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their second child in early December. She revealed her new son's name—Saint West—days later, and just about broke Twitter. Jennifer Lawrence called Saint the U.S.'s Princess Charlotte for a reason.
Kyle Newman and Jaime King's Son Leo Thames (aka Taylor Swift's Godson)
Jaime King and her husband Kyle Newman ended their July with the arrival of their second son, Leo Thames. Jaime announced the birth on her Instagram and weeks later showed off Leo's first meeting with his very famous godmother, Taylor Swift.
Evan Ross and Ashlee Simpson's Daughter, Jagger
The newlywed couple's first daughter took the year's most rock-star name—Jagger Snow Ross. She was born in late July and made her Instagram debut two months later.
Everest Schmidt and Robyn Lawley's Daughter, Ripley
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Robyn Lawley welcomed her first daughter with boyfriend Everest Schmidt in February. She named her Ripley Dorothy Lawley-Schmidt and introduced her via a tiny hand on March 1.
Stephen and Ayesha Curry's Daughter Ryan
The NBA player and his wife had their second daughter, Ryan Carson Curry, in July. And considering big sis Riley is already a viral dance star, the two have a very bright future together in entertainment.
James Conran and Coco Rocha's Daughter, Ioni
Model Coco Rocha had her first daughter, Ioni James Corden, in March. Since the birth, Coco has shared many pictures of Ioni on Ioni's own Instagram (and Coco's). The infant already has 478,000 followers. The social media superstar, three weeks ago:
Charlize Theron's Daughter August
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan's Daughter, Max
The Facebook founder and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, welcomed their daughter in December, and with her birth gave a whopping $45 billion charitable donation. They've since shared photos of their girl in Star Wars attire.
David Gardner and Liv Tyler's Son, Sailor
Liv Tyler gave her son, born in February, a notably nautical name: Sailor Gene Gardner. She appropriately revealed the news with this Insta:
Sandra Bullock's Daughter, Laila
Sandra Bullock announced she adopted her second child, Laila, a three-and-a-half-year-old girl from Louisiana who had been in foster care, in December. Laila joins Sandra's adopted son, Louis. "When I look at Laila, there's no doubt in my mind that she was supposed to be here," she toldPeople. "I can tell you absolutely, the exact right children came to me at the exact right time."
Lucy Liu's Son, Rockwell
Lucy Liu welcomed her first son via a gestational surrogate in August. She's since shared a couple of cute pics of him on the 'gram, including this model shot:
Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler's Daughter, Saylor
The former reality starlet and the Chicago Bears quarterback welcomed their third child, a daughter named Saylor James, last month. And, according to Cavallari's inaugural post, Camden and Jaxson's little sis has a head of hair to rival Mom's!
Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter's Son, Christopher
The highly anticipated Cumberbaby was born in June. People revealed the baby boy was named Christopher Carlton Cumberbatch—a true tongue twister.
And of course, 2016 has its own star class in the works: Ivanka Trump, Chrissy Teigen, Chelsea Clinton, Anne Hathaway, and Audrina Patridge are among the many ladies who have announced they're expecting. New year, many more new babies!
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