Sophie, Countess of Wessex

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Birthday
20, 1965
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
20, 1965 (age 54)
Birthplace
England

About

Upon her 1999 marriage to Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, she received the title of Sophie, Countess of Wessex. She and Prince Edward welcomed a daughter, Lady Louise Windsor, in 2003, and a son, James, Viscount Severn, in 2007. 

Before Fame

After studying at Kent College, Pembury, and West Kent College, Tonbridge, she became a public relations employee of Capital Radio.

Trivia

Her royal duties included travels in Canada, Bahrain, Trinidad and Tobago, and numerous other countries.

Family Life

She was born Sophie Helen Rhys-Jones in Oxford, England, to Mary O'Sullivan and salesman Christopher Bournes Rhys-Jones.

Associated With

Her marriage to Prince Edward made her the daughter-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II.