In the midst of the sad royal news from Belgium – Queen Fabiola passed away yesterday, it is also time to remember that there will (knock on wood) be some happy princely news coming from Monaco soon.
Princess Charlene is due to give birth to a set of twins in December. The Monegasque succession details that male goes before female. So, if a girl is born first, and the second twin is a male, he will go before his sister in the succession.
If two girls are born, or two boys – the order in which they are born determines the succession, same as with siblings born years apart.
Naturally, there has to be a poll: