Full Name: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (Catherine Elizabeth "Kate"; née Middleton)
Profession: Wife of Prince William
Why Famous: The wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. Following his father Charles, Prince of Wales, William is second in line to succeed his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, as monarch of 16 Commonwealth realms.
She has had a major impact upon British and American fashion which has been termed the "Kate Middleton effect", and in 2012 was selected as one of the "Most Influential People in the World" by Time magazine.
- 2011-04-29 Royal wedding of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine [Kate] Middleton held at Westminister Abbey, London
- 2010-11-16 Engagement announced between Prince William and Catherine [Kate] Middleton at Clarence House, London