Prince Andrew

Prince Andrew is a member of the English royal family. He is the third child and second son of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh. Prince Andrew was named Duke of York by the Queen following his marriage in 1986 to his now ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson. He served in the Royal Navy for 22 years as a commander before stepping back from his public duties. In 2019, Prince Andrew was accused of sexual abuse and battery by Virginia Giuffre who claimed she was a victim of sex trafficking and abuse by Jeffrey Epstein. Although Prince Andrew never admitted to guilt, a settlement was reached in 2022 and he was stripped of his military affiliations and royal patronages.
Prince Andrew
Full Name
Andrew Albert Christian Edward
Hometown
London
Born
02/19/1960
Age
62

FAQs

Who is Prince Andrew to Queen Elizabeth II?

Prince Andrew is the Queen's second son and third child.

Who did Prince Andrew marry?

Prince Andrew married Sarah Ferguson in July 1986. They divorced in 1996. Together they share two children: Princess Beatrice (born 1988) and Princess Eugenie (born 1990).

Why was Prince Andrew stripped of his duties?

Prince Andrew was stripped of his royal patronages and military titles due to controversy around his ties to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Virginia Giuffre filed a lawsuit against Prince Andrew in which he denied all allegations of sexual abuse. The lawsuit was ultimately dismissed after Guiffre and the prince reached a settlement.

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