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Britain's Royal Baby Named 'George' Follows Centuries of Traditioni
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July 25, 2013 8:38 PM
Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate, the duke and duchess of Cambridge, have named their son George Alexander Louis. He will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge. As Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London, there was a lot of pressure on the couple to get the name right, but his childhood should be markedly different from the royal babies of previous generations.

Britain's Royal Baby Named 'George' Follows Centuries of Tradition

Published July 25, 2013

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate, the duke and duchess of Cambridge, have named their son George Alexander Louis. He will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge. As Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London, there was a lot of pressure on the couple to get the name right, but his childhood should be markedly different from the royal babies of previous generations.


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