Everything You Need To Know About Prince Harry

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Long before he wed Hollywood actress Meghan Markle, Prince Harry has always generated international attention. As the second son to Prince Charles and the late Diana, Princess of Wales, the Duke of Sussex’s larrikin persona has made him (arguably) the most loved royal – and for good reason!

A shy away from the pressure of being future King, Harry’s life has been marked by tradition-breaking behaviours and a clear love for adventure. Similarities have been drawn between the Prince and his mother, and it’s not hard to see why. Both familiar with breaking royal protocol and dedication to those in need, the likeness between Harry and Diana is hard to ignore.

Fortunately, it’s this level of ‘realness’ that makes Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex a favourite of the people. Let’s take a look at Prince Harry’s journey.

Is Prince Harry A Duke?

The title “Duke of Sussex” was bestowed upon Prince Harry in 2018. It is only the second time the title was used, with the first being in 1801.

How Old Is Prince Harry

Prince Harry’s date of birth is 15 September 1984, which makes him 34 years old.

What Is Prince Harry’s Last Name?

Harry’s full name is Henry Charles Albert David Windsor. The Windsors have been the reigning royal house since 1917, starting with King George V.

How Tall Is Prince Harry?

Prince Harry is 1.86 or 6’1”, just a couple inches shy of his brother William.

What Is Prince Harry’s Net Worth?

Due to his inheritance and salary from the Army Air Corps, Prince Harry’s net worth is estimated between £20 million and £30 million.

Where Did Prince Harry Go To School?

Prince Harry got his education at some of the best schools in England, such as Jane Mynors’ nursery, Wetherby School, Ludgrove School, and Eton College.

Who Is Prince Harry’s Brother?

Prince Harry’s older brother is Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and second in line to the British throne.

Prince Harry with the Queen of England
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Who Is Prince Harry’s Mum?

Princess Diana, one of the most loved royals in recent history, was Prince Harry’s mother. She died in 1997 when Harry was just 13 years old.

Who Is Prince Harry’s Wife?

Prince Harry married to Meghan Markle, an American actress famous for her role on TV drama series Suits. Markle is the first person of mixed race to be married into the royal family.

Who Is Prince Harry’s Father?

The duke’s father is Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales. Charles is set to assume the throne after the death of his mother and reigning British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II.

Is Prince Harry On Twitter?

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan don’t have official Twitter accounts, but there is a parody account for the prince with almost 140,000 followers.

Is Prince Harry Religious?

Even though his grandmother is the head of the Church of England, Harry doesn’t seem to be all that religious. He is a member of the Anglican faith – as are all of the royals – but he only attends church during major holidays and special occasions.

Prince Harry at the wedding of Lady Gabriella
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Can Prince Harry Fly A Plane?

Prince Harry doesn’t have a license to fly planes, but he is trained to fly helicopters. He completed the Army Pilots Course and qualified as a pilot for the Apache attack helicopter. He received his wings on 7 May 2010 and his Apache Flying Badge less than a year later.

Has Prince Harry Been To University?

Unlike Prince William, Harry never went to uni. Instead, after completing his education at Eton, he took a year off to work in a cattle station in Australia. He also helped produce documentary film The Forgotten Kingdom about AIDS-stricken Lesotho.

Has Prince Harry Been Involved In Any Scandals?

It seems like a long time ago, but Prince Harry was once the “bad boy” of the royal family. He’s been caught up in several scandals, but thankfully, Prince Harry has grown up, apologised, and moved on from his troubled past.

Has Prince Harry Served In The Army?

Prince Harry was in the army for 10 years. In his decade of military service, he served two tours in Afghanistan and got promoted to the rank of Captain.

Prince Harry serving in the military
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Who Has Prince Harry Dated Before Meghan?

Prince Harry’s left a trail of broken hearts, but he’s only had two serious ex-girlfriends before he settled down with Markle. Chelsy Davy was Harry’s long-term partner for seven years, although they were on-again/off again. Davy was Harry’s date to Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding in 2011. His other serious ex was Cressida Bonas whom he dated for two years from 2012 to 2014.

How Did Meghan Markle Meet Prince Harry?

Surprisingly, the royal couple had their start on a blind date in 2016. A mutual friend introduced the two, and they pretty much clicked from the moment they met.

When Did Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Get Engaged?

Prince Harry popped the question to girlfriend Meghan Markle in a romantic yet very low-key manner. On a regular night in November 2017, Harry asked Meghan to marry him while they were making a roast chicken dinner.

How Much Did Prince Harry Pay For Meghan Markle’s Engagement Ring?

Markle’s engagement ring was designed by the Queen’s preferred jeweller, Cleave and Company. The ring was custom designed with stones from his mother’s brooch and is estimated to have cost a hefty £230,000 to £275,000 ($AUD 435,420 to $AUD507,990).

When Did Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Get Married?

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle said “I do” at the St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle on 19 May 2018. The couple just recently celebrated their first wedding anniversary.

Prince Harry with his wife
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What Did Prince Harry Say In His Wedding Speech?

Prince Harry supposedly improvised his wedding speech. He gave a heartfelt thanks to his friends and family who have supported him through the years. He also spent a lot of time gushing about his new wife, saying “I can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with you.”

Do Prince Harry And Meghan Have Kids?

The news was ablaze on 6th May this year when Meghan Markle gave birth to the couple’s first child. They decided against using a royal title and named him simply Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.

Are Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Pregnant?

Seeing as Meghan Markle just recently gave birth a couple of weeks ago, a second baby won’t be in the works for at least a few months!

Where Does Prince Harry Live?

Prince Harry and his family live at the Kensington Palace; however, the new parents are considering moving to Africa to continue their work with charities and the Commonwealth.

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