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A List of royal twins, with photos! This list includes both fraternal and identical twins who were also royalty. Only 2% of the world's population are twins, and only 0.2% are identical twins. Why have a singleton when you can double the kids for double the fun? To this day, twins are considered exotic. Couples trying for their first child often muse that fraternal twins (one boy, one girl) would be ideal. In scientific terms, identical twins are known as "monozygotic" and fraternal twins as "dizygotic."

While twins may be unusual, some researchers suggest that as many as 1 in 8 pregnancies begin as twins, however, only one fetus is brought to full term as the other disintegrates. This is known as "Vanishing Twin Syndrome". There is also such a thing as semi-identical twins in which the twins inherit identical genes from their mother, but different genes from their father. This list of royal twins in history includes all types of twins, and they have all done something notable.

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    Alexander Helios is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Royal Twins

    Alexander Helios

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    Cleopatra Selene II

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    Died at 30 (1430-1460)

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    Alexander Stewart, Duke of Rothesay

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    Princess Louise Élisabeth of France

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    Princess Henriette of France

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    Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse

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    Prince Wolfgang of Hesse Died at 93 (1896-1989)

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    Prince Christoph of Hesse

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    Richard Wilhelm Leopold

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    Archduchess Michaela of Austria

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    Archduchess Monika of Austria

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    Princess Aisha bint Al Faisal 18

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    Princess Sara bint Al Faisal 18

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    Prince Aymeric of Belgium is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Royal Twins

    Prince Aymeric of Belgium age 10

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    Prince Nicolas of Belgium is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Royal Twins

    Prince Nicolas of Belgium 10

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    Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia age 50

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    Prince Michael of Yugoslavia 30

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    Princess Helene of Yugoslavia

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    Prince Sergius of Yugoslavia

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    Jacques, duc d'Orléans

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    Michel, comte d'Evreux

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    Prince Jaime, Count of Bardi

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    Princess Margarita of Bourbon-Parma

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    Princess Margaretha of Luxembourg

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    Died at 32 (150-182)

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    Gemellus Lucillae

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    Princess Maria Gabriella of Orleans-Bragança

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    Princess Maria Teresa of Orleans-Bragança

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    Princess Sofia of Bulgaria 16

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    Prince Umberto of Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Royal Twins

    Prince Umberto of Bulgaria 16

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    Princess Paulina of Hesse 8

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    Prince Moritz of Hesse 8

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    Prince Louis of Bourbon

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    Prince Alphonse of Bourbon

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    Prince Vincent of Denmark

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    Princess Josephine of Denmark

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