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Generations photos

I really enjoy looking at generations photos, which is loosely defined for our purposes as a photo of royals in a direct line of relation. Let’s explore a few today. I’ve made an attempt at listing family members in order from oldest to youngest in the captions.


Mary and Charles
Victoria, Edward VII, George V, Edward VIII, Elizabeth II, Charles, William, George
Alexandra, George, Mary, and baby George Lascelles



The Prince of Piedmont, Helene, Margherita, and Duchess of Genoa


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Frederick IX, Margrethe II, and Crown Prince Frederik


Carl XVI Gustaf, Victoria, and Estelle
Gustaf V, Gustaf VI Adolf, Prince Gustaf Adolf, Carl XVI Gustaf


Viktoria Luise, Duchess of Brunswick, Fredericka, and Sophia


Wilhelmina, Juliana, and Beatrix


Albert II, Philippe, and Elisabeth


Juan Carlos I, Felipe VI, and Leonor

And now for a smidge of fun…what royal houses are represented in this photo showing generations? How many heirs do you see?

Share your favorite generations photos in the comments and tell us who they represent!