Catherine Elizabeth Middleton was born on the 9th of January 1982 in Reading, Southern England, to Michael and Carole Middleton. She is the Duchess of Cambridge, as her husband, Prince William is the Duke of Cambridge and second in the line of succession to the British throne. This suffices to say that Kate is on course to becoming the next queen of England.
Kate Middleton Education Details
Kate did her education in Marlborough College, a co-educational independent full boarding school in Wiltshire, England, and other boarding schools like St. Andrews Prep School and Downe House school. She passed her early level exams well, before going to obtain her degree in history of art at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, where she also achieved a gold Duke of Edinburgh Award for self-improvement.
Kate Middleton Career Details
Kate Middleton began her as a part-time accessory buyer at Jigsaw, a clothing retailer. This job included rendering assists during the company’s fashion shoot, running errands for chores and sorting accessories. She proceeded her career by handling her family business, Party Pieces, a company that focused on the supply of luxury items for parties and events. She proceeded her career. Kate utilized her passion for photography in the photography and catalogue design and production department. In her role, she offered humanitarian services that helped terminally-ill children by providing her company’s party items to them. Also, she worked on other children focused charitable services like curating a photography exhibition for the book launch of “Time to Reflect”, authored by Alistar Morrison in 2008, to raise funds for UNICEF, assisted in the coordination of Boodles Boxing Ball, to mention but a few.
After her Royal Wedding, she resumed her full-time career as the Duchess of Cambridge. She has actively carried out her roles as queen since becoming a member of the British royal family. In 2012, she made an appearance with Queen Elizabeth at the Diamond Jubilee tour in Leicester. After welcoming her first child, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge went on a three-week tour to Australia and New Zealand, alongside her their new child. In furtherance of her duties, Kate met with the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, at a state banquet held at the Buckingham Palace in 2015.
In 2017, the Royal couple collaborated in promoting their mental health initiative, Heads Together, at the Virgin Money London Marathon. Also, she made several appearances with her husband and family at the Royal wedding of Prince Harry and his bride Meghan Markle and Queen Elizabeth’s birthday ceremony. In 2020, the global pandemic caused by the spread of coronavirus has prevented her from making public appearances. However, she took part in the UK’s “Clap for Carers” initiative carried out via Zoom to honour health and frontline workers across the country. It suffices to say that Kate Middleton had a diligent career and has been active in her duties as Duchess.
Kate Middleton Royal Wedding
The royal wedding between Prince Williams and Kate Middleton took place on the 29th of April, 2011, at Westminster Abbey, London. The dream wedding sealed up the long time relationship between the couple since 2003. The wedding was cost an estimated $34 million, making it one of the most expensive weddings in history. It was attended by notable important celebrity guests and was wildly broadcast in over 180 countries worldwide.
Kate Middleton Dating History And Marriage Details
Presently, Kate Middleton is still happily married to Prince Williams and their union is blessed with three children, Prince George of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge and Prince Louis of Cambridge.
Kate Middleton Family Details With Parents And Siblings
Michael F. and Carole Middleton are the parents of Catherine Middleton. The father, Michael, is a cultured Englishman, born into the wealthy Middleton Family. He runs successful businesses, and he was granted a coat of arm shortly after his daughter’s wedding. Carole Middleton established Party Pieces and grew it to become a successful company. A company that started at her ‘kitchen’s table” is now worth over $50 million.
Catherine has two younger siblings, Philippa and James. Philippa is Middleton’s second daughter and has made a notable career for herself, including writing for notable publications like Daily Telegraph, Vanity Fair and The Spectator. James Middleton is the youngest child and only son of the Middletons. He is a mental health advocate and a popular ambassador.
Kate Middleton Net Worth
Kate Middleton has an estimated net worth of $1 million. However, she has legal rights to her husband’s $40 million fortune
Kate Middleton Cars And Houses
Kate and her family live in the Kensington Palace, located in the Kensington Gardens, London. The grand palace is worth $12 million. The family’s cars range from the Rolls-Royce Phantom VI, VW Golf, Audi A3 and Range Rover.