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Kate Middleton and Prince William just added a little prince to their royal brood, but what does that mean for the rest of the royals in line to rule the British Commonwealth? Here, we decode the British line of succession in all its glory.

Prince Charles British Line of Succession
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1. Prince Charles

Better known as Princess Diana’s former husband and father to princes William and Harry, Prince Charles is the first in line to take over the Iron British throne as Queen Elizabeth II’s firstborn. The queen named him the official successor on April 20.

Prince William British royal line of succession
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2. Prince William

Not only did Prince William score Kate Middleton as his wife, but he has also snagged the second spot in the long line of heirs to the royal throne. 

Prince George Royal Line of Succession
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3. Prince George

He may be small, but the power Prince George wields as third in line to the throne is no joke. He and his squishy cheeks will make for a great king someday. 

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Princess Charlotte British Royal Line of Succession
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4. Princess Charlotte

At two years old, Princess Char is not only her Great-Gan-Gan’s fourth successor, she’s also her mini-me. May she reign as long as Her Majesty, Great-Gan Elizabeth

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5. Royal Baby No. 3

Kate Middleton and Prince William’s petit prince is officially fifth in line to the throne. Now we wait for his name

Prince Harry British Line of Succession
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6. Prince Harry

He may have 33 years on his newest nephew, but age does not equate with privilege in this case. Because Prince William is Prince Charles’s eldest son, his progeny comes before Uncle Harry in the chain of royal command. 

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7. Prince Andrew, Duke of York

As the second eldest son of Her Majesty and Prince Philip, Prince Andrew sits comfortably in the seventh spot in line.

Princess Beatrice Royal Line of Succession
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8. Princess Beatrice of York

Princess Bea’s claim to fame isn’t just that she’s eighth in line to the throne as Prince Andrew’s oldest daughter. She also reigns supreme as queen of the fascinator game. 

Princess Eugenie Royal Line of Succession
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9. Princess Eugenie

Although she comes after her big sister, Beatrice, in the line of succession, Princess Eugenie’s dazzling new engagement ring proves she’s totally up for the spoils of queendom. 

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10. Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex

As Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh’s youngest son, Prince Edward holds the tenth position in line to the throne.

James Viscount Severn Royal Line of Succession
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11. James, Viscount Severn

And finally, in the eleventh spot on the list of royal heirs is Prince Edward’s son, James, Viscount Severn. You’ve got some big shoes to fill, kid.

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