Zara Phillips

Royalty and Equestrian
Born May 15, 1981

Zara Anne Elizabeth Tindall MBE, known commonly as Zara Phillips, is the second child and only daughter of Anne, Princess Royal and her first husband Captain Mark Phillips and is 14th in the line of succession to the throne. She is married to former England rugby union player Mike Tindall, but has kept her own name for professional purposes, referring to herself otherwise as "Mrs Tindall".… Read More

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She was baptised Zara Anne Elizabeth Phillips on 27 July 1981, and her first name was suggested by her uncle, the Prince of Wales. … Read More


1997 16 Years Old Phillips has an older brother, Peter Phillips (born 15 November 1977) and two half-sisters, Felicity Tonkins (born in 1985 to her father by his brief affair with Heather Tonkins) and Stephanie Phillips, born 2 October 1997 from her father's second marriage to Sandy Pflueger. … Read More
1998 17 Years Old …  From 1998 to 2005, she served as the president of Club 16–24, a group which encourages young people to take an interest in racing. … Read More


2003 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Following in both her parents' footsteps, Phillips is an accomplished equestrian. In June 2003, she announced that she had secured a sponsorship deal with Cantor Index, a leading company in spread betting, to help cover the costs of her equestrian career.
2005 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Riding her horse Toytown, Phillips collected individual and team gold medals at the 2005 European Eventing Championship in Blenheim, and individual gold and team silver medals at the 2006 FEI World Equestrian Games in Aachen, Germany, making her the reigning Eventing World Champion until 2010.
2006 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Phillips won the Eventing World Championship in Aachen in 2006. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old 1 More Event
Despite winning team gold at the 2007 European Eventing Championships in Italy, she failed to defend her individual title after a problem in the show-jumping phase of the competition. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old To help with Sport Relief 2008, she posed for her first official royal portrait by artist Jack Vettriano.
2009 28 Years Old In 2009, she attended a celebrity poker tournament in Monaco in aid of Darfur, Sudan.
2010 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In September 2010, she attended the 2012 London Olympic Ball alongside cousin Prince Harry of Wales. … Read More


2011 30 Years Old 1 More Event
As required by the Royal Marriages Act 1772, the Queen gave her consent to their marriage in a meeting of the Privy Council on 10 May 2011. Their wedding was held on 30 July 2011 at the Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh, Scotland. … Read More
2012 31 Years Old In 2012 she attended various events marking her grandmother's Diamond Jubilee, although she missed the flotilla due to her commitments with the 2012 Olympics.
2013 32 Years Old In 2013, she visited the Stroud Maternity Ward, where she gave birth in 2014, to celebrate their 60th anniversary.
With her husband present, Phillips gave birth to a daughter, Mia (My-ya) Grace Tindall, on 17 January 2014 at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. … Read More
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