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Where Queen Elizabeth’s Great-Grandchildren Fall In The Line Of Succession

Only a handful of little royals are allowed to call the queen “Gan-Gan.”

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Queen Elizabeth was feted for her Platinum Jubilee in June, marking 70 years of sitting on the crown. Royal watchers couldn’t get enough of her, or perhaps more specifically, her 12 great-grandchildren — all of whom lovingly refer to the queen as their Gan-Gan. Almost the entire crew showed up to honor their Gan-Gan in full royal regalia, and honestly those kids could not be more charming if they tried. We’re all looking at you, Prince Louis.

It’s a rare treat to have so many members of the royal family out celebrating en masse, all the way down the line of succession from Queen Elizabeth herself to the youngest of all the great-grandchildren, Princess Beatrice’s baby girl Sienna with husband Eduardo Mapelli Mozzi. Although the younger ones like Sienna weren’t photographed out and about, they were certainly on hand in the background to make sure Gan-Gan felt special for her big occasion.

Savannah Phillips, 11

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At 11 years old, Savannah Phillips is the oldest of Queen Elizabeth’s great-grandchildren. She was born a few days after Christmas in 2010 to Peter Phillips, Princess Anne’s son and the queen’s eldest grandchild, and his wife Autumn. While Savannah was 12th in line to the throne at the time of her birth, according to Town & Country, the arrival of additional great-grandchildren has moved her down to being 18th in the line of succession.

Isla Phillips, 10

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Born in March 2012 to Peter and Autumn Phillips, 10-year-old Isla Phillips follows her older sister Savannah to be 19th in line to the British throne. She and Savannah both served as bridesmaids at Princess Eugenie’s 2018 wedding to Jack Brooksbank.

Prince George, 8

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As the eldest child of Prince William and Kate Middleton, 8-year-old Prince George is third in line to the British throne. He falls just behind his father in the line of succession and may very well become Britain’s king one day, and proudly stood in a place of honor beside his Gan-Gan on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.

Mia Tindall, 7

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Born in 2014 to former rugby player Mike Tindall and Olympic equestrian Zara Tindall, who is the daughter of Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips, 7-year-old Mia follows her mother to be 21st in line to the throne. In 2016, she captured the Internet’s heart when she proudly held her Gan-Gan’s purse in Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday portrait. She also looked like she was having a blast at the Platinum Jubilee.

Princess Charlotte, 7

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Princess Charlotte, the only daughter of Prince William and Kate Middleton, was born on May 2, 2015 and trails behind her older brother as fourth in line to the British throne. Over the years, Princess Charlotte’s sassy personality has endeared her to fans of the royal family but don’t worry, the 7-year-old princess kept her brothers in line during a recent royal outing. Especially when little brother Prince Louis wouldn’t stop waving.

Prince Louis, 4

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Although just 4 years old, Prince William and Kate Middleton’s youngest child Prince Louis is fifth in line to the throne. Despite his royal title and ties, Prince Louis is much like any other toddler and loves zipping around on his little scooter. The Duchess of Cambridge has said she can no longer keep up with the toddler, and royal watchers saw evidence of that recently.

Lena Tindall, 3

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At nearly 4 years old, Lena Tindall follows her older sister Mia in the line of succession, making her the 22nd person in line to the throne. She was born to Mike and Zara Tindall in June 2018.

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, 3

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcomed their first child together on May 6, 2019. Now 3 years old, Archie was not given a royal title at birth. Despite his lack of title, the toddler remains seventh in line to the British throne even as he lives in Montecito, California with his adoring parents. And little sister Lilibet, of course.

August Philip Hawke Brooksbank, 1

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Princess Eugenie welcomed her first child with husband Jack Brooksbank in February of 2021. Now 1 year old, follows his mother in the line of succession as the 11th person in line to the throne and made his debut at the Platinum Jubilee, wearing a Union Jack sweater and everything.

Lucas Tindall, 1

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Zara and Mike Tindall expanded their family in March 2021 with the birth of their third child Lucas. Now the 1-year-old is 23rd in line to the throne following his two older sisters.

Lilibet Mountbatten-Windsor, 1

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcomed their second child last June, she was named Lilibet “Lili” Diana after her great-grandmother and late grandmother Princess Diana. And for the first time ever, she met her namesake Queen Elizabeth during her first visit to England. She even got to have a birthday party.

Sienna Mapelli Mozzi, 8 Months

The true baby of the royal family, Princess Beatrice’s daughter Sienna Mapelli Mozzi has yet to make a public appearance as she is still just eight months old. Perhaps it will happen when she turns one, or perhaps not. We can only wait with baited breath.

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