Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton

Duchess of Cambridge, wife of Prince William
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Short biography

Catherine Elizabeth Middleton (Duchess of Cambridge) is the wife of the British Prince William.

Short biography

Kate Middleton was born in Reading, Berkshire, on January 9, 1982.

At the age of two Kate with his family moved to Jordan, where she lived for the next two years.

In 1987, after returning to the UK, the Middleton family founded the company "Party Pieces" which brought them millions in profits as a result.

Higher education Kate Middleton was educated at Marlborough Private College and later - at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, where she graduated with a degree in history.

She participated in the family business, working in marketing. At the same time, she also worked for the London-based retail chain Jigsaw.

Personal Life

With Prince William, Kate Middleton met while they were both students at university. Friends rented a house for two and several times went on joint trips on vacations.

In 2005, the largest media outlets in the world published a number of materials, in which they called Kate Middleton a new girlfriend of Prince William.

In 2007, because of William's military service and constant harassment by journalists, the couple officially broke up. However, a few months later, Kate Middleton and Prince William resumed their romance.

In 2010, the official announcement was published about the engagement of Kate Middleton and Prince William.

In 2011, the wedding ceremony took place. Kate Middleton and Prince William were married at Westminster Abbey. At the wedding, Her Majesty Elizabeth II granted the young couple the titles of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Kate Middleton's Children

Rumors that Kate Middleton is pregnant, diligently fueled by many media - both in the UK and in the world.

As a result, in 2012, Kate Middleton gave birth to her first child, Prince George Alexander Louis.

Kate Middleton's second child was born in 2015. The newborn daughter the couple named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

In 2018, the ducal couple had their third child - son Louis Arthur Charles.

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