nicole snooki polizzi jionni lavalle Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi gives birth to baby boy Lorenzo DominicThe second generation of “Jersey Shore” is officially here, as the 24-year-old star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi has given birth to a healthy baby boy Sunday, Aug. 26.

Snooki took to Twitter to announce how happy she is, tweeting, “I am SO IN LOVE with my son Lorenzo Dominic ! I had my little man last night, healthy at 6lbs! HE’S MY WORLD! ?.”

MTV confirms that little Lorenzo, nickname “Enzo,” was born shortly after 3 a.m. ET at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, weighing in at 6 pounds, 5 ounces. A rep for Snooki and fiance Jionni LaValle says everyone is doing fine.

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