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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 15 October 1959Marylebone, London, England, UK
Birth NameSarah Margaret Ferguson
Nickname Fergie
Height 5' 7½" (1.71 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Sarah Ferguson was born on October 15, 1959 in Marylebone, London, England as Sarah Margaret Ferguson. She is a writer and actress, known for Budgie the Little Helicopter (1994), The Duchess in Hull (2008) and PJ's Storytime (2004). She was previously married to Prince Andrew.

Spouse (1)

Prince Andrew (23 July 1986 - 30 May 1996) (divorced) (2 daughters)

Trade Mark (1)

Red Hair

Trivia (16)

Has two daughters with Prince Andrew: Princess Beatrice Elizabeth Mary (b. 8 August 1988) and Princess Eugenie Victoria Helena (b. 23 March 1990).
Former wife of Prince Andrew of England.
Spokesperson for "Weight Watchers".
Came very close to being caught in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, in New York. She was due to be on the 101st floor of one of the towers, for a charity meeting at 8:45am EST, but was running late. Upon her arrival, one of the planes had crashed into one of the towers, and her staff whisked her back into the vehicle and to safety. [September 2001]
Signed development deal 12 June 2002 with Universal TV to produce and host a syndicated hour-long talk show, to debut September 2003.
Former sister-in-law of Prince Charles, Princess Anne and Edward Wessex (Prince Edward).
Was close to the late Princess Diana of Wales, as their husbands were brothers.
Former daughter-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.
Graduated from London's Queen's Secretarial College and worked at a London public relations firm, an art gallery and a publishing company before meeting Prince Andrew.
Daughter of Major Ronald Ferguson and Susan Ferguson (née Wright). They split in 1972.
During her marriage she was officially known as 'Her Royal Highness The Duchess of York', following her divorce she is styled as 'Her Grace Sarah, Duchess of York'
Aunt of Seamus (b. 1981), Ayesha (b. 1986) and Heidi Olivia (b. 1996), Jane Ferguson's children.
Sister of Jane Louisa Ferguson (b. 1957) and half-sister of Andrew Frederick Ferguson (b. 1978), Alice Victoria Ferguson (b. 1980) and Eliza Ferguson (b. 1986).
Related to Rebecca Ferguson's mother.
In attendance at the The 62st Annual Golden Globe Awards January 16, 2005 [January 2005]
Release of his book, "Duchess: An Intimate Portrait of Sarah, Duchess of York" by Andrew Morton.

Personal Quotes (3)

Humility comes from understanding that the obstacles in front of you are not going to go away.
I would like to act. I genuinely think it would be a good idea. I have enough experience of drama because that's what my life has been.
[on being asked whether she and Prince Andrew might remarry] No. I think our fairy tale will end in the way we are now. He is the oak and I am the cypress. We grow to the light and encourage each other to grow, like Kahlil [Gibran] said in 'The Prophet'.

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