Prince Henry of Wales, known as Prince Harry is the younger son of Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales born on 15th September 1984 and was baptized on 21 December. Harry’s parents divorced in 1996 and the following year his mother died in a car accident in Paris. Prince Harry was educated at independent schools and in 2003 he completed his education at Eton College with two A-Levels. Moreover, Harry excelled in sports, especially rugby union and polo. After school, he took a gap year and travelled to Australia and Lesotho, where he worked on a cattle station and also with orphaned children and produced the documentary film The Forgotten Kingdom. In 2005, Harry entered the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, where he was known as Officer Cadet Wales and joined the Alamein Company. Within a year, he completed his officer training and was commissioned as a Cornet in the Blues and Royals. In 2008, Harry was promoted to lieutenant. During that time period, Harry also served for 77 days in Helmand, Afghanistan but was pulled out following publication of his presence there by an Australian magazine. In 2012, Harry returned to Afghanistan for a 20-week deployment with the Army Air Corps. Prince Harry left the army in 2015. As for his personal life, Prince Harry has been in a number of relationships in past but is currently engaged to actress Meghan Markle.
Prince Harry Biceps Size Height Weight Body Measurements
|Real Name||Henry Charles Albert David|
|Nickname||Prince Harry, Big Willie, P.Willie, Wills, Billy, Wombat|
|Profession||Former Army Personnel|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters – 185 cm|
in meters – 1.85 m
in feet inches – 6’ 1”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms – 85 kg|
in Pounds – 187 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||-Chest: 42 Inches|
-Waist: 34 Inches
-Biceps: 14 Inches
|Date of Birth||September 15, 1984|
|Age (as in 2018)||34 Years|
|Birth Place||Westminster, London, England, UK|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|Hometown||Westminster, London, England, UK|
|School||Ludgrove School, Wokingham, England|
Wetherby School, London, England
|College/University||Eton College, Windsor, England|
Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Camberley
|Educational Qualification||11 GCSEs, two A-levels (B in Art and a D in Geography)|
|Family||Father– Charles, Prince of Wales|
Mother– Princess Diana (Diana Spencer), Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (Step-mother)
Brother– Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
Grandfather– Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Grandmother– Elizabeth II
|Ethnicity/Race||English, European Royal|
|Address||The House of Windsor, London|
|Hobbies||Horse-riding, Skiing, Playing volleyball, polo, tennis, soccer, hockey, rafting, rowing, shooting|
|Controversies||• In 2002, the underage Harry was snapped wearing a bra and a wig while holding a beer during a night out.|
• In 2004, he had a brawl with his photographer when he was coming out of a nightclub.
• In 2005, one of his teacher at the Eton College claimed that his fellow teachers helped Harry cheat his way through an A-level art course.
• In 2005, he wore a “Nazi dress” at a costume party. It went viral on global media, after which he apologized publicly, by saying “I am very sorry if I caused any offense or embarrassment to anyone. It was a poor choice of costume and I apologize.”
• In 2006, when Harry and his fellow soldiers were waiting to depart from an airport, Harry was narrating a scene during which he made a comment about a soldier, by calling him “our little Paki friend”, and also used the word “raghead” for a soldier. Later, he apologized for his hateful statement.
• In a video from 2009, he told a soldier that he loved him and then he kissed and licked him on the face.
• In 2010, he was accused of animal cruelty after his horse suffered an injury as the horse was stabbed in the flank by his spurs.during a polo match. According to an eyewitness, Harry continued to ride his horse, in spite of his injury, but St James’s Palace said Harry stopped playing when he was the injury. Animal welfare groups also accused Harry of being “heartless.”
• In 2012, he was pictured naked in a Las Vegas hotel, which initially appeared on US website TMZ.com. He was playing strip billiards with 6 women.
|Favourite Films||Zulu, Full Metal Jacket, Black Hawk Down, Platoon|
|Favourite Musician||Bob Marley|
|Favourite Food||Roasted chicken, Jam roly-polies, Cottage pie, Sticky toffee pudding|
|Favourite Shop||TK Maxx|
|Favourite Football Team||Aston Villa|
|Favourite Destination||South Africa|
|Boyfriends, Affairs and More|
|Girlfriends/Affairs||Natalie Pinkham (British TV Personality)|
Chelsy Davy (Zimbabwean Socialite)
Caroline Flack (British TV Personality)
Florence Brudenell-Bruce (British Model)
Mollie King (British Singer)
Cressida Bonas (British Actress)
Meghan Markle (American Actress)
|Fiancée||Meghan Markle (American Actress)|
|Wife/Spouse||Meghan Markle (2018)|
|Car Collection||Audi S3, Audi A3, Audi 5S5|
|Bike Collection||Ducati 848, Triumph Daytona 675|
|Net Worth||$40 million|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Prince Harry
- Does Prince Harry smoke?: Yes
- Does Prince Harry drink alcohol?: Yes
- Prince Harry was fond of riding horses at the age of 4, and his first horse was a Shetland pony named “Trigger.”
- As a kid, he was very rambunctious.
- On the occasion of his 18th birthday, he was gifted with his own coat of arms and monogram.
- In 2002, he confessed to his father that he had been drinking underage, and also doing drugs, specifically smoking marijuana. Post his confession, his father sent him to a rehab centre.
- In 2003, he made a documentary called ‘The Forgotten Kingdom: Prince Harry in Lesotho’, to highlight the troubles faced by orphans in South Africa.
- He worked as an English Rugby Football Union coach in 5 different schools.
- Before joining the military, he was supposed to work on a cattle ranch in Australia, but he went to Lesotho, Africa to work with children whose parents died of AIDS.
- His military career started during his 3rd year at Eton College when he signed up for the Combined Cadet Force.
- He served in the British army for 10 years, out of which he spent around 8 months in Helmand, Afghanistan.
- Due to his exceptional flying abilities during his stint at the British military, he was awarded the best co-pilot gunner trophy.
- In 2013, he reached the highest rank of Cadet Officer.
- When he was in the army, he was popularly known as “Captain Wales.”
- In November 2013, he became the first member of the British royal family to reach the South Pole.
- In 2014, he quit his job as an Apache helicopter pilot with Britain’s Army Air Corps.
- Inspired by the Warrior Games in the U.S., he created the Invictus Games in 2014, a Paralympic-style sporting event for wounded, injured, and sick armed services personnel and veterans.
- It was a daunting task for him to convince his father to let him start his charity ‘Sentebale’, which aims at helping children who are victims or who are orphaned by AIDS.
- Harry and his elder brother ’s income still comes from their father, via the Duchy of Cornwall.
- He always views Queen Elizabeth II as his boss.
- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle first met for a drink in July 2016 on a blind date.