She’s played Disney princesses, she’s played Lizzie McGuire, she’s married and has a baby. Now, Hilary Duff is Queen Elizabeth II’s 18th cousin many, many times removed.
Duff, and of course her sister Haylie, have been linked to the royal by a genealogical study conducted by findmypast.com. The study was recently released and has linked 20 American celebrities to the Queen herself. The 24-year-old star is the one that has the closest connection to the British royals according to this study.