Duke and Duchess of
sEPTEMBER 09, 2022
Kate Middleton and Prince William updated Twitter and Instagram with their new titles.
Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and Cambridge
New official title
Following the Queen's death on Thursday, social media handles were updated to refer to them as the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and Cambridge.
The title Duke of Cornwall is given to the eldest son of a British monarch.
The title of Duchess is given to the one who is the wife of the Duke.
King Charles' son Prince William and daughter-in-law Kate Middleton now have a new title.
The title of Prince of Wales was previously held by
until the death of
Queen Elizabeth I
William and Kate are expected to inherit the titles of
Prince and Princess of Wales
The couple was formerly known as the
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
, but are now also known as the
Duke and Duchess of Cornwall
after the Queen's passing.
Kate Middleton, 40, and Prince William, 40, exchanged vows in 2011.
Next Monarch of the United Kingdom
King Charles III