After the Queen's death
Rearrangement in the royal family: These are the new titles of William and Kate
Great Britain mourns the loss of Queen Elizabeth II, the royal family is reorganizing itself. King is now Charles III, heir to the throne is Prince William. He and his wife Kate have already received new titles.
Queen Elizabeth II is dead. As the royal family announced, she died peacefully at her Scottish estate Balmoral at the age of 96. Now the monarch's son is king. Charles III he will return to London today with his wife Camilla, the Queen Consort. Also heir to the throne Prince William and his wife Kate have received new titles.
On their official social media presence already added "Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and Cambridge" to their Cambridge titles. The title of Duke of Cornwall is traditionally held by the reigning British monarch's eldest son, with his wife holding the title of Duchess. William is the eldest royal in the top eight in line to the throne, followed by his three children, Prince George, 9, Princess Charlotte, 7, and Prince Louis, 4.
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William could also become the "Prince of Wales" and his wife the "Princess of Wales". Prince William's late mother, Princess Diana (1961-1997), was previously titled Princess of Wales. Out of respect, Camilla had refrained from leading it. The title of Prince of Wales comes after Death his grandmother does not immediately pass it on to William: it must be bestowed on him by the king. King Charles III held the title of Prince of Wales, along with the titles of Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay, until the Queen's death on Thursday.
The Queen's closest family, including her four children and Prince William, had traveled to Scotland to be at the head of the family's side before her death. Her grandson Prince Harry (37) came according to the British "Daily Mail" only after the news of his grandmother's death at Balmoral Castle.