The younger son of England's Prince Charles and Princess Diana. He is fourth in line to become monarch of the Commonwealth realms.
After finishing his studies at Eton in 2003, he spent a gap year in Australia, working on a cattle station.
He fought on the front lines of the Afghan War for 77 days, and became a royal embarrassment in 2012 when pictures were leaked of him playing pool and partying late into the night in a Vegas hotel room.
He is a member of England's royal family and a descendant of Elimar I, Count of Oldenburg. He broke up with Cressida Bonas in 2014. He began a relationship with Meghan Markle in 2016.
His father had a decades-long affair with Camilla Parker Bowles, the Duchess of Cornwall.