Full Line Of Succession To The British Throne
Succession to the British throne “is regulated not only through descent but also by Parliamentary statute,” according to the Royal Family’s website.
And Prince William and his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, having their third child, the line of succession has changed.
Here’s a look at who currently is in line for the throne after Queen Elizabeth II, who is 92.
1. The Prince of Wales
Charles, the Prince of Wales, is the oldest child of Queen Elizabeth II. He is 69 years old and the heir apparent to the throne.
2. The Duke of Cambridge
Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, is the oldest son of Charles. The 35-year-old is second in line to the throne. He married Kate Middleton in 2011.
3. Prince George of Cambridge