Monday 26 February 2018

The seven new royals you need to know

Move over Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Here are seven Prince and Princesses about to steal the spotlight from their Royal parents.

1. Princess Estelle of Sweden (age 3)

Need to know: Daughter of  Prince Daniel of Sweden, Duke of Västergötland, and the Crown Princess Victoria. Adorable Princess Estelle is second in line of succession to the Swedish throne.

Also known as: Duchess of Östergötland.

Princess Estelle of Sweden attends the 38th Birthday celebrations of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden on July 14, 2015 in Oland, Sweden. (Photo by Luca Teuchmann/Getty Images)

2. Princess Leonore of Sweden (age 1)

Need to know: First daughter of Princess Madeleine, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland and Christopher O'Neill. Little Leonore is fifth in line of succession to the Swedish throne.

Also known as: Duchess of Gotland.

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(L to R) Sweden's Princess Madeleine, Christopher ONeill and Princess Leonore arrive for the wedding of Sweden's Crown Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist at Stockholm Palace on June 13, 2015. AFP PHOTO / JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

3. Infanta Sofía of Spain (age 8) and Leonor, Princess of Asturias (age 9)

Need to know: The two daughters of King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia. Leonor is first in line of succession to the Spanish throne, while her little Infanta Sofía sister is next in line.

Also known as: As is Spanish tradition, both females were christened with the additional name 'Todos los Santos' meaning All the Saints.

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MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 20: Princess Leonor of Spain (L) and Princess Sofia of Spain (R) arrive at the Asuncion de Nuestra Senora Church for the First Communion of the Princess Leonor of Spain on May 20, 2015 in Aravaca, near of Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

4. Princess Kako of Akishino (age 20)

Need to know: The second daughter of Japan's Fumihito, Prince Akishino and Kiko, Princess Akishino and granddaughter of reigning Emperor Akihito. Princess Kako spent some time studying English at Trinity College Dublin in 2012.

Also known as: Her Imperial Highness Princess Kako of Akishino.

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Japanese Princess Kako, younger daughter of the Emperor's second son Prince Akishino, arrives at the International Christian University (ICU) campus for an entrance ceremony to the university in Tokyo on April 2, 2015. Princess Kako enrolled in ICU's college of liberal arts after quitting Gakushuin University last year. AFP PHOTO / POOL / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

5. Prince Christian of Denmark (age 9)

Need to know: Eldest son of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary. Prince Christian has three younger siblings - Prince Vincent, Princess Isabella and Princess Josephine. He is second in line of succession to the Danish throne.

Also known as: Count of Monpezat.

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AARHUS, DENMARK - APRIL 8: Prince Christian of Denmark attends a Gala Night to mark the forthcoming 75th Birthday of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark at Aarhus Concert Hall on April 8, 2015 in Aarhus, Denmark. (Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images)

6. Prince Hashem bin Abdullah (age 10)

Need to know: Forth child of King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan. Hussein has three older siblings. His sisters are Princess Iman and Princess Salma, while his eldest sibling is Prince Hussein. Young Prince Hashem is believed to be the 44th-generation direct descendant of prophet Mohammed.

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AMMAN, JORDAN- MAY 27: King Abdullah's II of Jordan son, Prince Hashem bin Al Abdullah gestures during the King Abdullah II award ceremony for physical fitness held at the Al-Hussein Sport City on May 27, 2008 in Amman, Jordan. 12,000 students from 148 schools particapeted in the Royal initiative encouraging youth to become physically more active. (Photo by Salah Malkawi/ Getty Images)

7. Prince Felix of Denmark (age 13)

Need to know: The younger son of Prince Joachim and his first wife Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg. Prince Felix has one older brother Prince Nikolai, and two siblings (Prince Henrik and Princess Athena) from his father's marriage to Princess Marie. Prince Felix is eight in line of succession to the Danish throne.

Also known as: His Highness Prince Felix of Denmark, Count of Monpezat.

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VILLARS-SUR-OLLON, SWITZERLAND - FEBRUARY 13: Prince Felix of Denmark meets the press, whilst on skiing holiday in Villars on February 13, 2014 in Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland. (Photo by Harold Cunningham/WireImage)

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