Baby news, a `miracle` for John Travolta and wife

Updated: Jun 03, 2010, 12:47 PM IST

Los Angeles: For Hollywood actor John Travolta and his wife Kelly Preston, the news of expecting a baby was nothing short of a miracle, something they might never hear again.

The 56-year-old star married Preston, an actress in 1991.

The couple had a son, Jett who died last year due to a seizure, and have a 10-year-old daughter, Ella Bleu, who reacted with joy to the news of a third child.

"We tried for several years, and we didn`t think it was going to happen for us. This is a miracle, and we feel blessed," the couple told People magazine.

The family has also been receiving well wishes from fans globally.

"We are so moved by the generous outpouring of support and goodwill we`ve received from people all over the world," the couple said.