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Surprising Things You Didn't Know About Royal Pregnancies

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19. Royals Have A Hoard Of God Parents
It can be difficult for a family to choose just two godparents for their kids, but in the royal family they don't have to limit themselves to such a small number. Instead, it's customary for a royal to have upwards of six godparents. The only rule is that the godparent can't be immediate family.

Prince George, for example, has seven godparents, who are Prince William’s cousin Zara Tindall; Oliver Baker, who is a friend that went to school with Will and Kate; William van Cutsem, who is Prince William's childhood friend; Julia Samuel, who was a close friend of Princess Diana's; Emilia Jardine-Paterson, who went to Marlborough College with Kate and is one of her closest friends; and Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton, who was the former private secretary to the Cambridges.