Princess Beatrice: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation : Royal Highness
  • Real name: Beatrice Elizabeth Mary Mountbatten-Windsor
  • Sign : Lion
  • Date of birth: Monday, August 08, 1988 (age: 32 years old)
  • Country : England

Beatrice Elizabeth Mary, born in London on August 8, 1988, is the daughter of Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew of England, Duke of York. She has a younger sister, Eugenie, born in 1990. The two sisters are the only granddaughters of Queen Elizabeth of England to bear the official title of Princess. In the order of succession, Beatrice, who occupies the sixth place, is the first female pretender to the British throne. She is 8 years old at the time of her parents’ divorce. Still very close, Fergie and Prince Andrew meet regularly with their daughters to celebrate important events or on family vacations.

Beatrice d’York attended classical school at Coworth Park School from 1995, then joined St. Georges’s School in Ascot between 2000 and 2007. She holds a BA in History from Goldsmiths College London. Passionate about fashion, the princess added a glamorous touch to the Windsor dynasty when she paraded in a Dolce & Gabbana dress at London Fashion Week in November 2007. Her clothes are regularly commented by the press during her official appearances.

In 2009, she dressed in period costume to appear in the casting of the biopic about Queen Victoria of England, Victoria: The Young Years of a Queen, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and co-produced by Martin Scorsese and her mother Sarah Ferguson. In January 2013, Beatrice goes on her first mission abroad, accompanied by her sister Eugenie: the two sisters go to Berlin to promote British trade.

On the private side, Beatrice from York met Dave Clark at the birthday party of a mutual friend, Sean Brosnan, in the summer of 2006. The couple appeared together for the first time on the ski slopes of St. Moritz in January 2007. In January 2015, rumours of an engagement appeared on the web but were quickly denied. The couple broke up in the summer of 2016 after ten years of relationship. On March 12, 2019, Beatrice d’York appeared on the arm of Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi at an evening event at the National Portrait Gallery in London. On September 26, 2019, the couple announced their engagement. On December 18, 2019, the couple organizes an engagement party in a London restaurant. On April 16, 2020, Beatrice d’York and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi announced the cancellation of their wedding planned for May 29 of the same year, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. According to the British newspaper The Sun, Beatrice of York and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi were married on July 17, 2020 in Windsor, in a secret ceremony in the presence of Queen Elizabeth of England.