BBC Home
Explore the BBC


Prince William

Last Updated: Monday March 16 2009 10:48 GMT

All about Wills

Prince William

Prince William was born on June 21, 1982.

His full name is William Arthur Phillip Louis Windsor.

He is left-handed.

The prince is into cool house music and dance tunes.

He thinks Aston Villa are the best footie team in the world.

He has a black Labrador, called Widgeon, and shares the Royal Family's love of horses.

He lives at Highgrove in Doughton, Gloucestershire and often spends time at nearby Duchy Home Farm.

His brother Harry is two years younger than him.

His dad is Prince Charles.

His mum, Princess Diana, died in a car crash in Paris in 1997.

Charles and Diana married in 1981 and divorced in 1996.

William's grandmother is the Queen, Elizabeth II.