How about a titch of jolly good fun? The Globe celebrated the royal baby's arrival in good British spirit by asking you to guess who he or she would be: prince or princess, big or small, when and where (keen royal watchers even knew some answers before the big day!).
Now that George Alexander Louis has been born, we're looking back at your guesses to see how Globe readers fared.
Still want to play the game? Find it below.
Darlene Sherwood and Jane Flewwelling
While no reader got every answer correct, Darlene and Jane correctly picked the sex, day, name and location. Among those entries, Darlene was the closest on time (she picked 4:11 p.m.) and Jane was the closest on weight (8 lbs).
Congratulations and thanks for playing!
July 15, 2013
July 22, 2013
Make your guess and place your bet below!
- Eye colour
Choose the royal baby's name. While the royals usually receive several middle names, we're looking for the first name only.
Drag the slider below to adjust the weight. The average British baby weighs 7.3 lbs.
The British press revealed Kate has a due date of July 13, 2013.
Drag the slider below to adjust the expected time of birth down to the minute.
Royal babies are typically born at Buckingham Palace, but Prince William and Catherine may break from tradition for their newborn.
Will Britain’s ravenous media get the scoop? Will the young royal family break tradition and tweet their news? Or will they announce it via 41-gun salute?
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