How good was the guess? Look at the photo at the bottom of the page and decide for yourself!
What Prince Charles’ & Princess Diana’s baby will look like
Britain’s top geneticist says the baby is likely to have blue eyes, his mother’s nose and — sorry — his father’s ears. And England’s bookmakers say it will be a boy. Any day now, we’ll know if they are right!
by Val Hudson
Like millions of parents-to-be, the Prince and Princess of Wales have spent some happy moments wondering who their baby will look like.
As a baby… The size of a newborn is determined by the size of the parents. Because Charles and Diana are tall, their baby will be quite long (about 25 inches) and weigh about seven and a half pounds. [He weighed 7 pounds, 1.5 ounces at birth.]
At six months… By Christmas 1982, the royal baby will probably be fairly tall and well-proportioned, have blond curly hair (though the color may darken as the Prince’s did). The youngster will have blue eyes, a prominent nose and ears, and a long, narrow face.
Prince William and Princess Diana