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Date Of BirthAugust 15, 1950
SpouseTimothy Laurence, Mark Phillips
FactGranddaughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.

Anne, Princess Royal, is the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Anne was born on 15 August 1950 at Clarence House in London. She was the first royal child to be born in a hospital. Her parents were expecting a boy and had chosen the name Anne for a girl. When she was born, she was third in line to the throne, behind her uncle Prince Charles and her father.

Anne was educated at Benenden School and then went on to study for a year at the University of London. She then spent a year at the British School of Equitation in Gloucestershire. Anne has always been interested in horses and is an accomplished equestrian. She has competed in several international events, including the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games.

Anne married Captain Mark Phillips in 1973. The couple have two children, Peter and Zara. Anne and Mark divorced in 1992. Anne married Vice Admiral Timothy Laurence in 1992 and they have one child, Timothy.

Anne is the patron of over 200 organisations and charities. She is also known for her work with disabled people. In 1970, she founded The Anne Windsor Award Scheme which helps young disabled people to achieve their potential through sport.

Anne has an estimated net worth of $40 million.

General Info

Full NameAnne, Princess Royal
Date Of BirthAugust 15, 1950
Height1.67 m
EducationBenenden School, St George's School, Windsor Castle


SpouseTimothy Laurence, Mark Phillips
ChildrenZara Tindall, Peter Phillips
ParentsElizabeth II, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Sophie, Countess of Wessex
SiblingsCharles, Prince of Wales, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, James, Viscount Severn


AwardsBBC Sports Personality of the Year Award, BAFTA Special Award (Film)

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1Became a grandmother for the second time when her daughter-in-law Autumn give birth to a baby girl, Isla Elizabeth, on 29 March 2012.
2Became a grandmother on 29 December 2010 when her son Peter and daughter-in-law Autumn had a baby girl, Savannah.
3Mother-in-law of Autumn Phillips and Mike Tindall.
4Opened the Dalmellington Area Centre surgery for patients (2002).
5One of her dogs attacked a child in Windsor Great Park. She was prosecuted and became the first member of the Royal Family to have a criminal record since King Charles I was convicted of treason and beheaded in 1649.
6Her children by Phillips, Peter Phillips and Zara Phillips, have no royal or noble title. A first for the UK but common in Europe.
7Received the title Princess Royal from The Queen in June 1987
8Niece of Princess Margaret.
9Great-great-great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
10Great-great-granddaughter of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra.
11Great-granddaughter of King George V and Queen Mary.
12Granddaughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.
13(1973-2002) Second president of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
14Son, Peter Phillips (b. 1977), daughter, Zara Phillips (b. 1981).
15Was almost kidnapped in March 1973, attempt was thwarted by her bodyguard, who received the George Cross, Britain's highest peacetime medal.
16Competed in the 1976 Montreal Olympics on the British equestrian team.
17Sister of Prince Charles, Prince Andrew, and Edward Wessex.
18Daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.




Granada Reports2016TV SeriesHerself
Elizabeth at 90: A Family Tribute2016TV Movie documentaryHerself (as HRH The Princess Royal)
South at Six2012-2015TV SeriesHerself
BBC News 8pm Summary2015TV Series shortHerself
Our Queen2013TV Movie documentaryHerself
XXX Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony2012TV MovieHerself - Princess Royal
Elizabeth: Queen, Wife, Mother2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Diamond Queen2012TV Series documentaryHerself
The Royal Variety Performance 20112011TV MovieHerself - Audience
Olympics 2012: One Year to Go2011TV MovieHerself
The Queen2010TV Movie documentaryHerself (uncredited)
Breakfast2010TV SeriesHerself
Beijing 2008 Olympics Games Opening Ceremony2008TV MovieHerself - Princess Royal and IOC Member
Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Commemorating the Somme - 90 Years On2006TV Movie documentaryHerself
Athens 2004 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony2004TV MovieHerself - Princess Royal
The Olympic Torch Concert Live2004TV SpecialHerself
Dennis Pennis R.I.P.1997VideoHerself
Aspel & Company1990TV SeriesHerself
The 21st BAFTA Awards1990TV SpecialHerself - Guest
The Walden Interview1988TV SeriesHerself
The Grand Knockout Tournament1987TV SpecialHerself (as HRH The Princess Royal)
The Humanitarian Award1987TV MovieHerself
Biography1987TV Series documentaryHerself
Montreal 1976: Games of the XXI Olympiad1976TV Mini-SeriesHerself - Participant (1976)
V.I.P.-Schaukel1971-1974TV Series documentaryHerself
Panorama1973TV Series documentaryHerself
A State Visit to Turkey by Queen Elizabeth II1971Documentary shortHerself
The Royal Variety Performance 19711971TV MovieHerself
Treffpunkt Airport1969TV Series documentaryHerself
Royal Family1969DocumentaryHerself
Royal Children1961Documentary shortHerself

Archive Footage

Dispatches2016TV Series documentaryHerself
This Morning2016TV SeriesHerself
Victoria Derbyshire2016TV Series
Our Queen at Ninety2016TV Movie documentaryHerself
Wogan: The Best Of2015TV SeriesHerself
Britain's Best Loved Sitcoms2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Julie Walters: A Life on Screen2014TV Movie documentaryHerself (uncredited)
Greatest Mysteries2014TV Series documentaryHerself
Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell2012TV SeriesHerself
A Jubilee Tribute to the Queen by the Prince of Wales2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
The 70s2012TV Series documentaryHerself
British Style Genius2008TV Series documentaryHerself
The Queen: A Life in Film2008Video documentaryHerself
Premiere Bond: Opening Nights2006Video documentary shortHerself
The Royals and Their Pets2003TV Series documentaryHerself
A Royal Family2003TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
The King of Communism: The Pomp & Pageantry of Nicolae Ceausescu2002TV Movie documentaryHerself
The New Royals2001TV Movie documentaryHerself
Prince of Wales: Kings in Waiting2000TV Movie documentaryHerself
Nancherrow1999TV SeriesHerself
Dangerous Indiscretions: The Decline of the House of Windsor1998Video documentaryHerself
14 Weddings and a Divorce1997Video documentaryHerself
The Day Today1994TV SeriesHerself
Memories of 1970-19911991TV Series documentaryHerself
The 1950's: Music, Memories & Milestones1988Video documentaryHerself
Hot Metal1988TV SeriesHerself
Zwischen Glück und Krone1959DocumentaryHerself

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