Travoltas Welcome Baby Ben
Healthy 8lb 3oz boy born in Florida
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 24, 2010 3:34 AM CST
John Travolta gestures after being asked about his pregnant wife earlier this month.   (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
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(Newser) – There's a new Travolta in the world just in time for Thanksgiving. John Travolta and Kelly Preston are joyfully welcoming new baby son Benjamin, who was born in Florida yesterday, AP reports. The couple and daughter Ella Bleu "are ecstatic and very happy about the newest member of the family," and mother and baby Ben are "healthy and doing beautifully," says their publicist. Click here for more on Preston's plan to have a totally silent birth.