The two sons of prince harry Y Meghan Markle, archie Y Lilibet Mountbatten–Windsorwill inherit the royal titles upon the death of the Queen isabel IIunless the rules are changed.
The king charles iii immediately became head of the monarchy when Queen Elizabeth II died; therefore, his grandchildren rise in the line of succession.
the duchess of Sussex fueled controversy in 2021 when he hinted that his son archie he was denied his royal title due to his mixed-race background in an interview with Oprah.
However, as the great-grandson of the late Queen Isabelhe was not given the title of prince at birth, as it is only automatically given to his children and grandchildren.
Prince Harry is now sixth in line to the succession unless the The prince and the Wale’s princess have more children before they become grandparents.
According to The Guardian, a protocol established by George V is as follows: “The grandchildren of the sons of any sovereign in the direct male line (save only the eldest living son of the eldest son of the Prince of Wales) shall have and enjoy on all occasions the style and title enjoyed by the sons of the dukes of this kingdom.”
Will King Charles change the rules to prevent Archie and Lilibet from getting their royal titles?
With the ascension to the throne of king charlesthe sons of Megan Y Harry, archie Y Lilibetwill automatically receive the title of prince and princess respectively, according to the declaration of George V.
However, according to Guardian, Markle claimed that the king charles expressed his desire to reduce the titles of the monarchy so that Archie would not receive the titles of His Royal Highness and prince due to his race.
Lilibet was not born when the actress of Suits made the accusations.
The American duchess said she was upset by the “idea that the first black member in this family does not have the same title as other grandchildren”.
“They have no right to remove”told Oprah Winfrey in the interview.
Markle also claimed that there was “worries and conversations” about how dark Archie’s skin might be when he was born, but did not name the royal who allegedly made the comment.
According to The Telegraph so that the king charles terminate your grandchildren’s titles, you will need to issue a “Letters Patent” modifying their rights to be called prince and princess.
The prince harry Y Markle they stopped using their titles His Royal Highness after resigning as royals, but kept the title of Duke Y Duchess of Sussex.