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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, at Trooping the Colour in 2012
Born 9 January 1982 (1982-01-09) (ageĀ 38)
Reading, Berkshire, England, UK
Spouse Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
(m. 2011)
Issue Prince George of Cambridge
Princess Charlotte of Cambridge
Prince Louis of Cambridge
Full name
Catherine Elizabeth
House House of Windsor (by marriage)
Father Michael Middleton
Mother Carole Goldsmith
Religion Anglican (Church of England)

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (born Catherine Elizabeth Middleton, nicknamed "Kate", 9 January 1982) is the wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. Their wedding took place on 29 April 2011. She became Duchess of Cambridge upon her marriage to the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William.

Middleton grew up in Berkshire. She went to Marlborough College. She met Prince William when she was studying at the University of St Andrews in 2001.


On July 22, 2013, Catherine gave birth to a baby boy. On July 24, it was announced that the baby would be called Prince George of Cambridge, with the full given name George Alexander Louis.

A daughter, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, was born to William and Catherine on 2 May 2015. She was given the full name of Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

On April 23, 2018, second son, Prince Louis of Cambridge was born to William and Catherine on 23 April 2018. The baby was given the full name of Louis Arthur Charles.

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