British Line of Succession on 1 March 1980

Queen Elizabeth II Sovereign: Queen Elizabeth II

Age 53 (born 21 April 1926)
Sovereign since 6 February 1952

Previous change: 6 April 1979 | Next change: 13 May 1980

  1. The Prince Charles, Prince of Wales
    Age 31 (born 14 November 1948),
    Son of the sovereign
  2. The Prince Andrew (The Prince Andrew, Duke of York)
    Age 20 (born 19 February 1960),
    Son of the sovereign
  3. The Prince Edward (The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex)
    Age 15 (born 10 March 1964),
    Son of the sovereign
  4. The Princess Anne (The Princess Anne, Princess Royal)
    Age 29 (born 15 August 1950),
    Daughter of the sovereign
  5. Peter Phillips
    Age 2 (born 15 November 1977),
    Grandson of the sovereign
  6. The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
    Age 49 (born 21 August 1930),
    Sister of the sovereign
  7. David Armstrong-Jones, Viscount Linley (David Armstrong-Jones, Earl of Snowdon)
    Age 18 (born 3 November 1961),
    Nephew of the sovereign
  8. Lady Sarah Armstrong-Jones (Lady Sarah Chatto)
    Age 15 (born 1 May 1964),
    Niece of the sovereign
  9. Prince Richard, The Duke of Gloucester
    Age 35 (born 26 August 1944),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  10. Alexander Windsor, Earl of Ulster
    Age 5 (born 24 October 1974),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  11. Lady Davina Windsor (Lady Davina Lewis)
    Age 2 (born 19 November 1977),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  12. Lady Rose Windsor (Lady Rose Gilman)
    Age 0 (born 1 March 1980),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  13. Prince Edward, Duke of Kent
    Age 44 (born 9 October 1935),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  14. George Windsor, Earl of St Andrews
    Age 17 (born 26 June 1962),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  15. Lord Nicholas Windsor
    Age 9 (born 25 July 1970),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  16. Lady Helen Windsor (Lady Helen Taylor)
    Age 15 (born 28 April 1964),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  17. Prince Michael of Kent
    Age 37 (born 4 July 1942),
    First cousin of the sovereign
    Excluded: Married to a Catholic
  18. Lord Frederick Windsor
    Age 0 (born 6 April 1979),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  19. Princess Alexandra of Kent (Princess Alexandra, Lady Ogilvy)
    Age 43 (born 25 December 1936),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  20. James Ogilvy
    Age 16 (born 29 February 1964),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  21. Marina Ogilvy (Marina Mowatt)
    Age 13 (born 31 July 1966),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  22. George Lascelles, The 7th Earl of Harewood
    Age 57 (born 23 February 1923),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  23. David Lascelles, Viscount Lascelles (David Lascelles, the 8th Earl of Harewood)
    Age 29 (born 21 October 1950),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  24. Benjamin Lascelles
    Age 1 (born 19 September 1978),
    First cousin twice removed of the sovereign
    Excluded: Illegitimate
  25. Lady Emily Lascelles (Lady Emily Shard)
    Age 4 (born 23 November 1975),
    First cousin twice removed of the sovereign
    Excluded: Illegitimate
  26. James Lascelles
    Age 26 (born 5 October 1953),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  27. Rowan Lascelles
    Age 2 (born 6 November 1977),
    First cousin twice removed of the sovereign
  28. Sophie Lascelles (Sophie Pearce)
    Age 6 (born 1 October 1973),
    First cousin twice removed of the sovereign
  29. Jeremy Lascelles
    Age 25 (born 14 February 1955),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  30. Mark Lascelles
    Age 15 (born 4 July 1964),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
    Excluded: Illegitimate
  31. Gerald Lascelles
    Age 55 (born 21 August 1924),
    First cousin of the sovereign
  32. Henry Lascelles
    Age 26 (born 19 May 1953),
    First cousin once removed of the sovereign
  33. James Carnegie, 3rd Duke of Fife
    Age 50 (born 23 September 1929),
    Second cousin of the sovereign
  34. David Carnegie, 4th Duke of Fife
    Age 18 (born 3 March 1961),
    Second cousin once removed of the sovereign

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