Prince William

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Biography

  • Birth Name: William Arthur Philip Louis
  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/21/1982, Gemini
  • Profession: Royal Air Force pilot; humanitarian
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Prince William Fast Facts:
  • Spent a gap year between Eton College and university traveling to Chile, Belize and Africa, and working on a dairy farm in Britain.
  • Played water polo at both Eton and University of St. Andrews.
  • After university, trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, becoming commissioned as an officer in 2006.
  • Appointed as a Royal Knight Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Garter by his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II in 2008.
  • Became a Patron of Centrepoint, a homelessness charity, in 2005; his mother, Diana, was a former Patron of the charity.
  • Created, with his brother Harry, the Foundation of Prince William and Prince Harry in 2009.
  • Succeeded Richard Attenborough in 2010 as the president of BAFTA, a post formerly held by his grandfather, Prince Philip, and his aunt, Princess Anne.
  • Prince William Relationships:
  • Prince Andrew - Uncle
  • Prince Edward - Uncle
  • Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge - Wife
  • Frances Spencer - Grandmother
  • Princess Eugenie - Cousin
  • Louise Windsor - Cousin
  • Princess Anne - Aunt
  • Sarah McCorquodale - Aunt
  • Tom Pettifer - Godchild
  • Princess Alexandra - Godparent
  • Prince Harry - Brother
  • Jane Fellowes - Aunt
  • Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall - Stepmother
  • Grace van Cutsem - Godchild
  • Prince Constantine Alexios - Godchild
  • Natalia Grosvenor - Godparent
  • Prince Charles - Father
  • John Spencer - Grandfather
  • Charles Spencer - Uncle
  • Prince George - Son
  • Laurens van der Post - Godparent
  • Zara Phillips - Cousin
  • Peter Phillips - Cousin
  • Prince Philip - Grandfather
  • King Constantine - Godparent
  • Elizabeth II - Grandmother
  • Diana, Princess of Wales - Mother
  • Norton Knatchbull - Godparent
  • Susan Hussey - Godparent
  • Princess Beatrice - Cousin
  • James, Viscount Severn - Cousin
  • College:
  • University of St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland (Scottish Master of Arts in Geography, 2005)

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