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Overview (4)

Born in Paddington, London, England, UK
Birth NameHenry Charles Albert David Windsor
Nickname The Party Prince
Height 6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Prince Harry was born on September 15, 1984 in Paddington, London, England as Henry Charles Albert David Windsor. He is known for his work on Trooping the Colour (1939), TCN Channel 9 News (1962) and CTV National News (1961). He has been married to Meghan Markle since May 19, 2018.

Spouse (1)

Meghan Markle (19 May 2018 - present)

Trivia (42)

Is sixth in line to the British throne (as of 2018).
(Fall 2001) Currently attends Eton College.
Named one of People Magazine's "25 Most Intriguing People of 2001".
Has two private secretaries just to deal with his love letters.
Younger brother of Prince William.
Great-great-grandson of King George V and Queen Mary.
Great-great-great-grandson of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, and King George of Greece and Queen Olga. George was Alexandra's brother; he and Olga were the grandparents of Harry's grandfather, Prince Philip.
Great-great-great-great-grandson of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
Spent part of his gap year doing charity works in South Africa.
June 2004: Announced that he will be pursuing a military career and will be entering Royal Military Academy Sandhurst for officer's training in January 2005.
He will spend part of the summer working on a Duchy of Cornwall farm. [2004]
(Summer 2004) Will spend July and August training with the Rugby Football Union to become an Assistant Rugby Development Officer (RDO) for young people. The RDO is designed to promote the game throughout England and encourage wider youth participation.
When he returns from his gap year (summer 2004) in Southern Africa, he will begin preparation for the Regular Commissions Board (RCB) exams, which is required for his entrance to the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in January 2005.
Spent the first part of his gap year in Australia. Then, he traveled to Africa where he worked in an orphanage in Lesotho.
On his 18th birthday, the Queen gave him his own unique Coat of Arms.
Often joins his father, Prince Charles, and brother, Prince William, for winter holiday ski vacations in Switzerland.
Attended Mrs Jane Mynors' nursery school, the pre-prep Wetherby School, both in West London, and later the Ludgrove School in Berkshire.
Born at 4:20pm at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington in central London, he was christened by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. Robert Runcie, on 21 December 1984 in St George's Chapel, Windsor.
Is registered for polo under the name Harry Wales.
Is fast becoming a respected polo player of the highest calibre.
Has wrapped shooting on "The Forgotten Kingdom: Prince Harry in Lesotho" a documentary on the AIDS crisis in Lesotho. The documentary features footage shot by Harry himself. He is hoping sales of the film to foreign TV firms will provide much-needed funds for children in Lesotho orphaned by AIDS.
He sparked much controversy and was dubbed "Harry the Nazi" by The Sun newspaper after tastelessly wearing a Nazi uniform with a swastika armband to a costume party in early January 2005. This was especially controversial as Harry, being a member of the British Royal Family, is of course of German descent due to Queen Victoria's husband Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and Harry's great-great grandfather was King George V, whose cousin was Kaiser Wilhelm II. There is also much controversy about his grandmother's uncle, Duke of Windsor, and the nature of his connection to Adolf Hitler.
With his father Charles and brother William, he was interviewed by Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly for The Prince's Trust 30th Birthday.
One of his best friends is Simon Diss, a fellow polo player.
Had secretly deployed to fight the Taliban in Afghanistan from December 2007 to February 2008, which was confirmed by the British Ministry of Defence at the end of his active duty.
His military name is "Harry Wales" (according to his name tag) and also "Lieutenant Harry Wales".
Brother-in-law of Catherine Duchess of Cambridge.
Was promoted to Captain in 2012. He now technically outranks his older brother.
Harry thinks of William as a friend as well as a brother.
Is a qualified Apache helicopter co-pilot gunner with the RAF's 662 Squadron.
A big fan of Cheryl. He could relate to Cheryl about fake stories in the press.
A big fan of hip-hop music.
Pictures of a game of strip billiards involving Harry in his Las Vegas hotel suite were leaked by a party goer and obtained by TMZ. During his trip, he raced Ryan Lochte in a swimming pool. St. James's Palace confirmed the photographs were of Harry, but had no further comment. [August 2012].
Started losing his hair when he was 26.
Engaged to Meghan Markle [November 27, 2017].
Merited a place in TIME magazine's ''The 100 Most Influential People'' (leaders) with an homage penned by friend Elton John [April 2018].
After the passing of his mother Princess Diana he began acting out in ways that the Royal Family thought were inappropriate. At one point he was caught smoking pot. As a way of deterring him from further sullying the Royal Family's name, his father Prince Charles took him to a drug rehab facility to show him the consequences of what can happen if you start on drugs.

Personal Quotes (14)

Kate (Middleton) is the sister I've always wanted.
[on his role as a helicopter gunner in Afghanistan] Our job out here is to make sure the guys are safe on the ground, And, if that means shooting someone who is shooting at them, then we will do it.
I've served my country.
Conversations with my mother, father, my grandparents, as I've grown up have obviously driven me towards wanting to try and make a difference as much as possible.
Anyone who says they don't enjoy the Army is mad - you can spend a week hating it and the next week it could be the best thing in the world and the best job you could ever, ever wish for. It has got so much to offer.
For me personally, as I said, I want to serve my country. I've done it once, and I'm still in the army, I feel as though I should get the opportunity to do it again.
I get a huge buzz from spending time with kids.
I'm still very much a kid inside myself.
I've longed for kids since I was very, very young.
There's a lot of times that both myself and my brother wish, obviously, that we were just completely normal.
To be honest dinner conversations was the worst bit about being a child and listening to the boring people around me.
You can imagine the kind of dinner parties I had to go to at a young age... pretty dull.
You've got to give something back. You can't just sit there.
[on his infamous Nazi outfit episode] I am very sorry if I caused any offence or embarrassment to anyone. It was a poor choice of costume and I apologise.

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