ABC News Contributor Elizabeth Smart Welcomes Third Child With Husband Matthew Gilmour

News by Joey Jordan Published on 20 Nov,2018 Updated on 23 Nov,2018

Child Safety Activist Elizabeth Smart And Her Husband Matthew Gilmour Welcome Their Third Child Together

  • ABC News Contributor and child safety activist Elizabeth Smart gave birth to their third child together.
  • Smart 31-year-old My Story author took to her Instagram on Monday, 19th November to announce the good news.
  • In June, she announced her pregnancy in an Instagram post where she shared a snap of the sonogram of their to-be-born child.
  • Smart and her husband Matthew have been married for 6 years and they already have two children; Chloe and a son James.

Child safety activist and ABC News contributor Elizabeth Smart given birth to her third child with husband Matthew Gilmour. The My Story writer, 31, welcomed a baby girl with her husband of six years.

Smart took to his Instagram on Monday, 19th November to announce the birth of her little bundle of joy, whom they named Olivia. Olivia can be seen wearing a red University of Utah Health cap in the caption which she captioned "So happy to welcome Olivia to our family!"


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So happy to welcome Olivia to our family!

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Elizabeth announced she was expecting her third child in an Instagram post in June, where she posted a snap of a sonogram of the couple's child. She wrote "Pretty HUGE news!!!!!! We're expecting baby #3 in November!!!!" alongside the post.


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Pretty HUGE news!!!!!! We’re expecting baby #3 in November!!!!

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Smart made the headlines in 2002 when she was only 14 and was kidnapped from her Salt Lake City, Utah. She was captivated for nine long months before the kidnapper released her.

Smart and Gilmour got married in 2012 and they gave birth to a daughter, Chloe in 2015. Later in 2017, they welcomed a son James.