Royal baby named Prince George

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their son George Alexander Louis, Kensington Palace said.

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Factfile: Georges who have become King

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their son HRH Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge.

Previous Georges who have become Britain's King are:

  • George I - ruled August 1714 to June 1727
  • George II - ruled June 1727 to October 1760
  • George III - ruled October 1760 to January 1820
  • George IV - ruled January 1820 to June 1830
  • George V - ruled May 1910 to January 1936
  • George VI - ruled December 1936 to February 1952

George VI was Queen Elizabeth II's father and George V was the Queen's grandfather.

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