Any other royal currently on the line of succession is unlikely to ever ascend the throne
But the couple's decision shows that when Prince William does eventually ascend the throne
he will lead a very different monarchy.
Summary: The British monarch's firstborn child, whether a girl or a boy, will ascend the throne
under new succession rules approved Friday by Commonwealth nations, reversing centuries of tradition.
The young rabbit is destined to ascend the throne
as master of all that is sugary and ovoid but EB harbours dreams of becoming a drummer in a rock band.
The poll of almost 2000 adults found that 59 per cent of people favour dispensing with tradition to see William, rather than his dad Prince Charles, ascend the throne
WHEN Solomon was about to ascend the throne
to succeed his father, David, he asked God for a "listening heart" in order to govern well.
A group of Japanese parliamentarians launched a nonpartisan league Tuesday to push to maintain Japan's traditional imperial succession rules allowing only males to ascend the throne
24, 64.1 percent of Japanese surveyed said they approved of having female monarchs and their descendants ascend the throne
Now the government is considering changing the constitution to allow Aiko [EYE-koh], the daughter of Crown Prince Naruhito and Princess Masako, to ascend the throne
after her father, who is next in line.
The preference for male rulers was enshrined in a 1947 law that forbids women to ascend the throne
and reserves it for men who have emperors on their father's side.
As he would be the fourth Richard to ascend the throne
would he be known as King Richard IVF?
The newspaper said only 11% of respondents in the telephone poll conducted over the last weekend said only men should be allowed to ascend the throne