Prince William turns 40 on June 21. His childhood injury, the “shock” of Lady Di’s death, his “most embarrassing moment”, his depression after an accident, why he (rarely) is in love with Kate Middleton, baldness, a fourth child … and other secrets of the Duke of Cambridge and future King of England!
Prince William turns 40 years old June 21st. “More comfortable in its own skin than ever“, according to a relative’s trust Telegram, the Duke of Cambridge has gained confidence over the years and has transformed himself into a prince capable of charming crowds while carrying out his official responsibilities. “I see myself as extremely lucky to have a role that allows me to meet people from all walks of life and understand their stories. It is a privilege which many of us can not always afford“, He recently confided The big problem, on the occasion of its transition into the fourth decade. His childhood injury, “shock“of Lady Di’s death, the underside of her relationship with Kate Middleton, baldness, a fourth child, depression… and other secrets about Prince Charles’ son.
Prince William: his dream job
Prince William was born on June 21, 1982 on St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London. If he is ready to be the future king from a very young age, the son of Prince Charles and Lady Di expresses in his childhood the desire for one day to become … police officer! According to Peopleit was his little brother Harry who so reassured his zeal by pointing out to him that he was already destined to be king.
Prince William: his ar
In 1991, when he was 9 years old, Prince William suffered one skull fracture after a classmate hit him in the forehead with a golf club. Of this wound he retains today only one discreet scars on the forehead.
Prince William: how he learned of his mother Lady Di’s death
Unfortunately, very early on, the teenager and his brother suffered a notorious tragedy: the death of their mother Lady Divictim of a car accident on the Alma Bridge in Paris on 31 August 1997. Two hours after arriving at the hospital, William and Harry’s mother succumbed to her injuries at. 4:25.
How do you announce the terrible news to the two sons of Lady Di, then 15 and 12 years old? It is their father, Charles, who must take on the dramatic task. He first wakes Prince William at 7.15, who is then at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. After crying in his father’s arms, the eldest son of the Heart Princess accompanies him to help him announce the tragedy for Harry. “William, always very protectiveinsisted on being there for brings the news to his little brother“, we read in The Parisian.
Prince William: “shocked” by grief
The years go by, but time hardly erases the pain. “that trauma from that day has been with me for twenty years, as a weight. Contrary to popular belief, the shock can last a very long time”said the Duke of Cambridge before the wedding of his brother, Harry, in 2018.
Prince William: his sabbatical year
After his schooling, Prince William took a year off where he trained in Belize with the British Army, and then traveled to Chile to teaches students and does volunteer work. He also took advantage of this period of relative calm to work on his father’s organic farm in the UK.
Prince William: his period in the army
After studying at University of St Andrews in Scotland, where he studied under the name “William Wales“To be more discreet, Prince Harry’s brother takes a course in the Army and obtains a diploma military officer. He then obtained his pilot certificate and was transferred to the Royal Air Force in 2009. Despite his passion for this field, William had to leave the Army in 2013 to devote himself more to his princely responsibilities.
Prince William: his infatuation with Kate Middleton
As for the sentimental life, Prince William met Catherine Middleton at a very young age. On her 20th birthday while studying, Lady Di’s son is attending a parade organized by the university. Kate Middleton is one of the models who parades. According to legend, it was precisely at this time that Prince William had love at first sight to the young woman. After spending some time as roommates in college, they formalize their relationship in 2003.
After several breaks, lovebirds married in April 2011to the delight of the royal family and their subjects, who already in Kate Middleton see the qualities of a future queen (consort)!
William and Kate: why they are rarely loving in public
While Kate and William seem to have a solid marriage, they rarely show affection in public. The reason? “When they are on the go, wherever they attend an event, they sit representatives of the British Crown. The must therefore remain very professional throughout their public appearances“, Myka Meier, royal expert, explained to the magazine People. Modesty above all, therefore!
When Prince William jokes about his baldness
It’s no secret that Prince William has started lose hair early. In 2018, while the Duke of Cambridge is visiting a café in London where volunteers are helping homeless people reintegrate into the community, he ends up chatting with a hairdresser … and takes on. his baldness on the carpet with humor! “I do not have much hair, can not give you much to work with“, He dropped, not without self-loathing.
Prince William: his ‘most embarrassing’ moment
Prince William lived “most embarrassing moment“of its existence, at a charity gala in 2013. While Bon Jovi singing on stage, the Duke of Cambridge sat next to the singer Taylor Swift. “After Jon’s first song (Bon Jovi, editor’s note), he paused and she turned to me. She put her hand on my arm and said, ‘Come on, William. Let’s sing ‘. (…) I followed her like a puppy“, He told the microphone in the podcast Time to talk.
Without really understanding how, the Duke of Cambridge landed on stage with the two singers and found himself singing the hit Living on a prayer. “I desperately tried to remember some lyrics and sang as loud as I could. Since that day, I still do not know what happened to me. Honestly, even now I’m embarrassed about what happened next and I do not understand why I went there“.
Prince William: his depression after an accident
During his experience as pilot for the air ambulance servicein 2017, Prince William is witnessing one terrible car accident as injuries the brain of a 5-year-old boy, named Bobby Hughes. “The parents were hysterical. They screamed, they cried, they did not know what to do, and they suffered too. These pictures have not left me”He recalled for the podcast Time to talk. “Since then, “something has changed in him“.”You just feel everyone’s pain, everyone suffers. And it’s not me. I’ve never felt this before“, he elaborated.
Prince William: soon a 4th child?
Should we expect the birth of a new royal baby to William and Kate? No, according to several royal experts! “I do not think William wants more“, said the Duchess of Cambridge after Hi Magazine. The spouses certainly already have a lot to do with their royal obligations and their three children.
Prince William: his (deteriorating) relationship with Harry
In recent years, it seems, the relationship has cooled William and Harry, especially after the departure of Meghan Markle’s husband in Los Angeles. According to DailyMirrorthe eldest of siblings has the feeling that his little one has been “sucked into an alien world“and that he”crossed a line“by giving the interview to Oprah Winfrey, in which he and his wife condemned the behavior of the royal family. If the two brothers met in early June on the occasion of Elizabeth II’s platinum anniversary, they did not seem very close …