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Nicky Hilton 'expecting her first child' with billionaire husband James Rothschild

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Published 13/01/2016 | 15:30

James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend 2015 American Museum Of Natural History Museum Dance at American Museum of Natural History on April 17, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/WireImage)
James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend 2015 American Museum Of Natural History Museum Dance at American Museum of Natural History on April 17, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/WireImage)
Nicky Hilton wed billionaire banking heir James Rothschild at Kensington Palace's The Orangery in London.
James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend 2015 American Museum Of Natural History Museum Dance at American Museum of Natural History on April 17, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/WireImage)
Nicky Hilton leaves Claridges ahead of her wedding on July 10, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Neil Mockford/Alex Huckle/GC Images)
James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend the Nicky Hilton "365 Style" book event on September 9, 2014 in New York, United States. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images)
Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild at their pre-wedding party in Spencer House on July 9, 2015 in London, England
Paris Hilton and Nicky Hilton attend Angel Ball 2014 hosted by Gabrielle's Angel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street

Hotel heiress Nicky Hilton is reportedly expecting her first child with husband James Rothschild.

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The 32-year-old star and her banker spouse are said to be over the moon at the news. The pair married in July 2015 in the Orangery at Kensington Palace, the royal residence of Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. Nikki's older sister Paris, 34, acted as her bridesmaid.

“Nicky is very excited to become a mom,” a source old People magazine. “She is feeling great! They’ve just begun telling close friends and family. Nicky and James are over the moon!”

The couple has not commented on reports.

Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild at their pre-wedding party in Spencer House on July 9, 2015 in London, England
Nicky Hilton and James Rothschild at their pre-wedding party in Spencer House on July 9, 2015 in London, England

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Nicky and James became engaged in 2014 after three years of dating. Their wedding was a lavish affair, with Paris talking to Britain's Hello magazine about how special she found the day.

"Seeing my sister in her wedding gown, knowing she was so happy and so in love, was amazing. We all had a great time and are really happy to have a new member of the family. Nicky's wedding was definitely a fairytale. Every little detail was perfect," she told the publication.

She added that she hopes to find a lasting love like Nicky and James have.

Nicky Hilton wed billionaire banking heir James Rothschild at Kensington Palace's The Orangery in London.
Nicky Hilton wed billionaire banking heir James Rothschild at Kensington Palace's The Orangery in London.

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"It was also very moving when they said their vows," she smiled. "The beginning of a life together, a celebration of love, commitment, friendship and loyalty. And that has a special meaning in our family. My parents have been together for 35 years, which is unusual these days. I hope we follow that tradition, as we all start to marry."

James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend the Nicky Hilton
James Rothschild and Nicky Hilton attend the Nicky Hilton "365 Style" book event on September 9, 2014 in New York, United States. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images)
Paris Hilton and Nicky Hilton attend Angel Ball 2014 hosted by Gabrielle's Angel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street
Paris Hilton and Nicky Hilton attend Angel Ball 2014 hosted by Gabrielle's Angel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street

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