• HE CHANGED SUCCESSION RULES  photo | Kate Middleton

Credit: Mark Cuthbert/Getty

Published: Wednesday October 23, 2013 11:30 AM EDT

2013

HE CHANGED SUCCESSION RULES

Even in the womb, the royal baby was making history! Thanks to the U.K.'s change to its rights of succession earlier this year, Prince William and Duchess Catherine's child was automatically positioned to be in line to the throne no matter his or her gender.



Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters