Princess Eugenie: biography and latest news!

    Princess Eugenie of York. © Agency
    Princess Eugenie of York. © Agency

  • Occupation : Royal Highness
  • Sign : Aries
  • Date of birth: Friday, March 23, 1990 (age: 30 years old)
  • Country : England

Eugenie Victoria Helena from York was born on March 23, 1990 in London. Daughter of Prince Andrew of England and Sarah Ferguson, she bears the title of Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York. She has an older sister Beatrice, born in 1988. Both sisters are the only granddaughters of Queen Elizabeth of England to bear the official title of Princess. She was 6 years old when her parents divorced. Despite this separation, Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson regularly spend their vacations together.

The little girl began her schooling at the Montessori School in Winkfield, then continued her education in Windsor; at Coworth Park School and St George’s School. Eugenie was born with scoliosis and underwent surgery at the age of 12. In 2003, she attended Marlborough College in Wiltshire County. Passionate about art since early childhood, the trigger came when she visited an exhibition of the painter Jean-Michel Basquiat in New York when she was 16 years old. In 2012, she graduated from the University of Newcastle with a degree in literature and art history. The Princess began her career in New York in 2013 at the online auction house, Paddle8. In 2015, back in London, she became associate director of the contemporary art gallery Hauser & Wirth.

On the private side, Eugenie d’York has been sharing the life of Jack Brooksbank since 2010. In January 2018, Prince Andrew of England announced his daughter’s engagement to Jack Brooksbank. The wedding is celebrated on October 12, 2018 at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor. On September 25, 2020, Eugenie of York announces on Instagram her pregnancy. The birth is scheduled for early 2021.