Thursday, 25 November 2010

HM Queen Elizabeth II's Royal Grandchildren

438l
Gibraltar Post has issued the stamp featured HM The Queen Elizabeth II’s eight grandchildren on year 2008. This is very first time of stamp depicted them.

Peter Mark Andrew Phillips (born 15 November 1977) is the only son of The Princess Anne, The Princess Royal and her first husband, Captain Mark Phillips. He is the eldest grandson and first grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

Zara Anne Elizabeth Phillips, MBE (born 15 May 1981) is the second child and only daughter of HRH The Princess Anne, Princess Royal and her first husband, Captain Mark Phillips. As the eldest granddaughter of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, she is twelfth in the British Order of Succession.

Prince William of Wales (William Arthur Philip Louis; born 21 June 1982) is the elder son of Charles, Prince of Wales and the late Diana, Princess of Wales He is second in the line of succession to the British throne and those of each of the other Commonwealth Realms. He was the first prince to be born into the immediate royal family since the birth of Prince Edward in 1964.

Prince Henry of Wales (Henry Charles Albert David; born 15 September 1984), commonly known as Prince Harry, is the younger son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and his first wife, the late Diana, Princess of Wales. A grandson of Queen Elizabeth II, he is third in the line of succession to the thrones of the United Kingdom and the other fifteen Commonwealth realms, behind his father and his older brother, Prince William.

Princess Beatrice of York (Beatrice Elizabeth Mary; born 8 August 1988) is a daughter of Andrew, Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York and the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Princess Beatrice is fifth and the first female in the Line of succession to the British Throne. She was the first Princess to be born into the immediate Royal family since the birth of Princess Anne in 1950. She was the Queen’s fifth grandchild and second granddaughter.

Princess Eugenie of York (Eugenie Victoria Helena; born 23 March 1990) is sixth in the Line of succession to the British Throne and has been since her birth in 1990. She is the Queen’s sixth grandchild and third granddaughter.

The Lady Louise Mountbatten-Windsor (Louise Alice Elizabeth Mary; born 8 November 2003) is a member of the British Royal Family. She is the elder child of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex and Sophie, Countess of Wessex. The youngest granddaughter and second-youngest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh, Lady Louise is 9th in line to the throne and at the time of her birth was 8th.
James, Viscount Severn (James Alexander Philip Theo; born 17 December 2007) is a member of the British Royal Family. He is the second child and only son of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex and Sophie, Countess of Wessex. He is also the youngest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh, Viscount Severn is eighth in line to the throne.

1 comment:

Kira said...

Glad i've found your blog.i collected stamps in my childhood only.But seeing so many beautiful and interesting stamps inspired me to ask everybody to bring them as souvenirs from travelling. the royal family is so popular specially because of William and Kate's wedding so i'm very interested in their family relations.I'd love to have the stamps.Thank you