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He has since left the military and is now a full-time working royal. The queen and Dudley could not marry one another with Robsart in the picture. In 1947, , whom she had first met at the age of 13. Zara married , a former rugby player, in 2011, and the couple have two children together: 2014- and Lena Tindall 2018-. Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, 1935- The eldest child of Prince George, the Duke of Kent and Princess Marina, Prince Edward is directly related to both Prince Philip and the Queen. She and her brother James embarked on their first royal engagement in 2015, accompanying their parents to South Africa.


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In 1923, she married Prince Albert, the Duke of York, having turned down several previous proposals because she had misgivings about royal life. While she previously had a career in public relations, Sophie is now a full-time working royal like her husband, and frequently supports the Queen, her mother-in-law, in her royal duties. After his abdication, he was named Duke of Windsor and. Peter Phillips Born: 1977 Image copyright Getty Images Peter Phillips is the eldest of the Queen's grandchildren. Duke of Cambridge Born: 1982 Image copyright Getty Images Prince William is the eldest son of the Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales, and is second in line to the throne.

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Prince George is third in line to the throne, after his father and grandfather. However, Winston Churchill expressed that his cabinet would not approve the marriage. King George V, 1865-1936 The grandson of Queen Victoria—and grandfather to Queen Elizabeth—George V was born third in the line of succession and did not expect to become king. Lena Elizabeth Born: 2018 The couple's second child - the Queen's seventh great-grandchild - was born on 18 June at Stroud Maternity Unit, Gloucestershire, weighing 9lb 3oz. On 29 July 1981 he married Lady Diana Spencer, who became the Princess of Wales.


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Today, they often perform ceremonial and social duties throughout the United Kingdom and abroad on behalf of the United Kingdom. Phillips named Heather Tonkin, who gave birth to their child in 1985. Princess Beatrice Born: 1988 Image copyright Getty Images Princess Beatrice is the elder daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York. The sovereign grant itself is tax-exempt. Plus Royal etiquette: What's being done the same, and what's different in terms of royal tradition. It is declared by the Letters Patent that the children of any Sovereign of the United Kingdom and the children of the sons of any such Sovereign and the eldest living son of the eldest son of the Prince of Wales shall have and at all times hold and enjoy the style, title or attribute of Royal Highness with their titular dignity of Prince or Princess prefixed to their respective Christian names or with their other titles of honour; that save as aforesaid the titles of Royal Highness, Highness or Serene Highness, and the titular dignity of Prince and Princess shall cease except those titles already granted and remaining unrevoked; and that the grandchildren of the sons of any such Sovereign in the direct male line save only the eldest living son of the eldest son of the Prince of Wales shall have the style and title enjoyed by the children of Dukes.

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However, his tour was cut short when the media caught wind of his service and he was sent home in 2012. He married Sarah Ferguson in 1986, and the couple had two daughters, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, before divorcing in 1996. She and William have three children together, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis, and Kate now works as a full-time royal focusing on organizations which support young people and mothers, and that help to fight the stigma of mental health issues. A secret son hidden from the public The youngest son of King George V and Queen Mary developed epilepsy at a young age. Prince Louis pronounced Lou-ee, not Lou-iss is fifth in line to the throne. University of Arizona Press, 1987.

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But in 2005, the then-20-year-old did just that, and the photos of him in costume leaked online. Prince Andrew, Duke of York Born: 1960 Image copyright Getty Images Prince Andrew was the third child of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh - but the first to be born to a reigning monarch for 103 years. Prince Louis of Cambridge, 2018- The third child, and second son, of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, was born on April 23, 2018. The Queen herself doesn't personally own national treasures like the Crown Jewels or the Tower of London. She married former England rugby player Mike Tindall in 2011 and the couple had their first child, Mia Grace, in 2014.

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James, Viscount Severn, 2007- The younger child and only son of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, is the youngest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth. She was found at the foot of a staircase with a broken neck by her servants, leading many to believe that she either committed suicide or had an accidental fall. The state duties and staff of some members of the royal family are funded from a parliamentary annuity, the amount of which is fully refunded by the Queen to the Treasury. That's about 65 pence per year per taxpayer,. In addition to the , the British monarchy has dealt with quite a few embarrassing scandals. George died in 1952 at the age of 56, and was succeeded by his daughter. Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, 1906-1968 The wife of Prince George, and a princess of the Greek royal house, Princess Marina was the daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark, and Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia.


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He left the Army in 2015 and now focuses on charitable work, including conservation in Africa and organising the Invictus Games for injured members of the armed forces. Michael takes on fewer royal responsibilities than his siblings, but he does sometimes represent the Queen at events in Commonwealth countries outside of the United Kingdom. Prince George of Cambridge Born: 2013 Image copyright Getty Images Prince George of Cambridge was born on 22 July 2013 at St Mary's Hospital in London. Marrying your very distant cousin is one thing, but marrying your first cousin is quite another. Next: A love affair doomed from the start 4.

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