Princess Beatrice of York

Princess Beatrice of York

Elder Daughter of Prince Andrew + Duke of York
Born Aug 8, 1988

Princess Beatrice of York is the elder daughter of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah, Duchess of York. She is fifth, and the first female, in the line of succession to the thrones of the sixteen Commonwealth realms.

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She was baptised in the Chapel Royal at St. James's Palace on 20 December 1988, her godparents being: Viscount Linley (her father's cousin); the Duchess of Roxburghe (now Lady Jane Dawnay); The Hon Mrs John Greenall; and Mrs Henry Cotterell. … Read More
1991 2 Years Old Beatrice began her early education at the independent Upton House School in Windsor, in 1991.
1995 6 Years Old From there, she and her sister both attended the independent Coworth Park School from 1995.


2000 11 Years Old Beatrice continued her education at the independent St. George's School in Ascot, where she was a pupil from 2000 to 2007. … Read More
2002 13 Years Old In 2002, Beatrice visited HIV-infected children in Russia, and, in Britain, she supported Springboard for Children (a literacy project for primary-school children with learning difficulties) and the Teenage Cancer Trust.
2008 19 Years Old 1 More Event
During the summer of 2008, Beatrice volunteered as a sales clerk at Selfridges, and it was reported Beatrice and a friend have plans to found a fashion label.


2010 21 Years Old In April 2010, running to raise money for Children in Crisis, she became the first member of the Royal Family to complete the London Marathon.
2012 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Princess Beatrice performed her highest profile royal duties to date when she accompanied her grandmother the Queen to the traditional Royal Maundy services on April 5, 2012. … Read More
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