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Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara welcomed their first child with a unusual name

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara welcomed their first child last month; Son's name has an emotional dedication

Recently, many celebrities are getting pregnant. And many have given birth to a child also, during the pandemic. This is amazing. Apparently, many people are planning to make a family. Whether celebrities or normal people, it’s good to have a family. Basically, our family is our comfort place. Recently, a more celebrity couple has given birth. They are none other than Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara.

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara’s baby

Reportedly, Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara are blessed with a baby. Apparently, it’s their first child. They both are first time parents. The baby is a cute little boy. Surprisingly, the name of the baby is also chosen. However, the baby is named River. Isn’t it quite an unusual name.

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara welcomed their first child last month; Son's name has an emotional dedication

Previously, the rumors were spreading about Mara’s pregnancy. Surprisingly, at that time Rooney Mara was already 6 months pregnant. Apparently, Phoenix and Mara got engaged in May 2019. And now they both have surprised us with the baby announcement.

Couple baby’s name, emotional story

Reportedly, the name of the Baby River has an emotional story behind. Surprisingly, the baby his named after Joaquin Phoenix elder brother, River Phoenix. Sadly, he passed away at the age of 23 only in the year 1993. This news is given by Victor Kossakovsky, Gunda Director.

Victor revealed during the Q&A session, “He just got a baby, by the way. His name was… a beautiful son called River, so he cannot promote it now”

Basically, this can be the reason behind their baby’s name. Probably, Joaquin Phoenix must be closed to is a brother. And he died also at a very young age. This could be the reason Mara and Phoenix choose River, as their baby name.

Phoenix and Mara personal life

However, the announcement of the baby was not done by Phoenix and Mara. Apparently, they didn’t also announce their pregnancy. Adding to that, they also didn’t open about their engagement. Basically, all this information is given to their source, family, or friends. It seems like they like to keep their personal life low-key. Well, it’s their personal choice.

However, the couple has entered parenthood now. It’s a new journey for them. We wish them luck. Hopefully, they have a good married life. And their family keeps on growing, stay healthy, and live a happy life.