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Prince Edward

Earl of Wessex Prince Edward
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Full Name: Edward Antony Richard Louis Windsor
Profession: Earl of Wessex

Nationality:
United Kingdom
British

Why Famous: Fourth child (third son) of Queen Elizabeth II

Born: March 10, 1964
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace, London, England
Age: 56 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces

Married Life

  • 1999-06-19 Earl of Wessex Prince Edward (35) weds Sophie Rhys-Jones (34) at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle

Historical Events

  • 1987-01-12 Britain's Prince Edward resigns from his Royal Marines training
  • 1996-03-30 Prince Edward & girl-friend Sophie visited Graystoke Castle

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