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British royalty, Princess Kate, Prince William will welcome the third child

Prince William and Princess Kate will become parents of three children.

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Kate, 36, entered work with her third child today, announced Kensington Palace.

The palace announced on Twitter Kate was taken to St. Mary's Hospital "in the early stages of labor" on Monday morning along with her husband William.

  PHOTO: Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge announces an early intervention for the children and families symposium at the Royal Society of Medicine, March 21, 2018, in London. Karwai Tang / WireImage via Getty Images
Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge announces an early intervention for the children and families symposium at the Royal Society of Medicine, March 21, 2018 in London.

The newborn will join the Prince George brothers, 4, and Princess Charlotte, who turns 3 on May 2.

  PHOTOGRAPHY: Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, and their children, Prince George and Princess Carlota, are photographed before boarding a plane in Hamburg, Germany, on July 21, 2017. [19659007] Christian Charisius / Pool via AP / FILE </span></picture></div><figcaption><span class= Prince William of England and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, and their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, appear in the photo before boarding a plane in Hamburg, Germany, July 21, 2017.

The baby will be born in Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital, the same hospital in London where Kate gave birth to George and Charlotte.

The newborn will be fifth in the British throne row after the boy's grandfather, Prince Charles, the father, William, his brother, George and his sister, Charlotte. The reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, ascended the throne in 1952. The baby is the sixth great-grandchild of the queen.

  PHOTOGRAPHY: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and the Duchess of Cambridge retire after attending the Easter Mattins service in the Chapel of St. George, Windsor Castle, on April 1, 2018. Tolga Akmen / AFP / Getty Images [19659008] Prince William of England, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge leave after attending Easter Service Mattins in the Chapel of St. George, Windsor Castle, on April 1, 2018 .

At the beginning of her pregnancy, Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum, extreme morning sickness, as she did with her first two pregnancies. Kensington Palace announced Kate's pregnancy in September.

During her pregnancy, Kate kept a busy pace of real commitments, including a trip with William to Norway and Sweden and the launch of a mental health program in schools.

  PHOTO: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits Great Ormond Street Hospital, January 17, 2018, in London. Mark Cuthbert / UK Press via Getty Images
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits Great Ormond Street Hospital, January 17, 2018, in London.

He is now expected to take a break from official royal duties, as he did after the birth of his eldest sons.

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