The eldest son of King Charles III and Princess Diana, who is first in line, after his father, to become the head of the 53-member Commonwealth of Nations and the constitutional monarch of 16 sovereign states.
When he was a child he played football, shot clay pigeons, and wanted to be a police officer so he could protect his mother.
He completed pilot training at the prestigious Royal Air Force College Cranwell, earning his wings in 2008.
He married Kate Middleton in April 2011. Prince George, their first child, was born on July 22, 2013 and their first daughter, Charlotte, was born on May 2, 2015. In April 2018, they welcomed their third child and second son, Louis.
He is the grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II.