Prince William

Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, is a member of the British royal family and is the eldest son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana. He is second in line to the throne behind his father. William is married to Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. The couple has three children: Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis. Prince William is the patron of several charities and organizations. In October 2020, he launched The Earthshot Prize — a global prize for the environment that was designed to incentivize change and help to repair the planet over the next 10 years.
Prince William
Full Name
William Arthur Philip Louis
Hometown
London, England
Born
06/21/1982
Age
39

FAQs

When will Prince William become King of England?

Prince William is second in line to the throne, behind his father, Prince Charles. Only if Prince Charles dies before Queen Elizabeth would Prince William become King when the Queen dies.

How tall is Prince William?

Prince William is 6 feet, 3 inches tall, and his wife, Kate, is 5 feet, 9 inches. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are among the tallest members of the royal family, while the Queen, in comparison, stands at 5 feet, 4 inches.

What did Prince William study in college?

He earned a degree in geography, and Kate graduated with a degree in art history.

Where did Prince William meet Kate Middleton?

Prince William and Kate Middleton first met and fell in love at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. They both attended between 2001 and 2005, graduating in the same ceremony in June 2005.

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