Princess Eugenie

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 Princess Eugenie's Early life

the second child of Prince Andrew, Duke of York , and Sarah, Duchess of York , and sixth grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh . She is also a distant cousin of her late aunt Diana, Princess of Wales , whose father was John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer , since Eugenie's mother Sarah, Duchess of York is a direct descendant of Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire , daughter of John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer , (via Georgiana's illegitimate daughter Eliza Courtney ). On 30 March, the seventh day after her birth, it was announced that the Duke and Duchess of York had named the princess Eugenie Victoria Helena.

She was named after Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg and after Princess Helena , Queen Victoria 's granddaughter and daughter respectively.She was christened nine months after her birth—later than most royal children—due to scheduling conflicts involving her father's naval career.

Eugenie is the first British Princess since her grandmother's aunt, Princess Victoria Alexandra Alice Mary (known as Princess Mary or the Princess Royal), to bear the nameVictoria.Queen Victoria had requested that her female descendants bear the name Victoria somewhere in their name; however, neither the Queen, the late Princess Margaret , Princess Alexandra , Princess Anne , nor Princess Beatrice hold the name Victoria. Eugenie is the only one of the Queen's granddaughters without Elizabeth as a middle name.

Eugenie's parents divorced when she was six years old. When she was not at school, she spent her time with her family, as the divorce had been amicable. The Duke and Duchess of York had agreed to joint custody of the girls. Eugenie and her sister frequently travel abroad with one or both of their parents. In the April 2008 issue ofTatler ,Eugenie described her grandmother as "one of the most amazing women ever," and her parents as "the best divorced couple" she knew.

She made a full recovery and is not expected to undergo any further surgery for the condition. When Princess Eugenie turned 17, she underwent orthodontic treatment, like her sister. She had her orthodontic appliances on for two years before they were removed.

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 Princess Eugenie's Education and career

She undertook a gap year before continuing her education in 2009. Eugenie began studying Combined Honours BA at Newcastle University in September 2009, combining Art History, English Literature and Politics. She completed her studies in 2012, earning a 2:1 in English literature and history of art.

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 Princess Eugenie's Ancestry

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 Princess Eugenie's Notes

  1. ^When a surname is used, it is Mountbatten-Windsor (or her father's territorial designation,York).

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 Princess Eugenie's References

  1. "The Duchess in Hull". ITV1. Episode Episode One, Part Two. 19 May 2008. 
  2. Princess Eugenie's Story. The RNOH Charity. 20 Apr 2012. Event occurs at 2:02. Retrieved 9 Sep 2013. 
  3. "A gruelling first day for Princess Eugenie as she starts new job at London art gallery". Retrieved 2016-04-22. 
  4. A day in the life of a young Royal: Movida, cancer ward, Cipriani... then Whisky Mist, Daily Mail, 24 October 2008. Accessed 14 May 2009.
  5. The London Gazette: no. 52087. p. 7027. 26 March 1990.
  6. Buckingham Palace announcement, 30 March 1990
  7. Siân Ranscombe (19 July 2015). "Prince George's christening gown: the true story". The Telegraph. Retrieved 10 August 2015. 
  8. Yvonne's Royalty Home Page – Royal Christenings
  9. Illustrated biography of Princess Eugenie
  10. "Archive". Retrieved 7 January 2015. 
  11. "Princess Eugenie Biography;". 
  12. Victoria Lambert (2014-03-29). "Why everyone wants a Marlborough missus". The Telegraph (UK). Retrieved 2015-02-09. Most famous, of course, is the Duchess of Cambridge, “wife of” our future king. But see also, Samantha Cameron, “wife of” the Prime Minister. Frances Osborne, “wife of” the Chancellor. Sally Bercow, “wife of” the Speaker. Diana Fox, “wife of” the Governor of the Bank of England. 
  13. English, Rebecca (3 July 2012). "Eugen-ious! Degree joy for princess as she earns 2:1 from Newcastle University". Daily Mail. Retrieved 20 September 2014. 
  14. "Going once, going twice: A new job for Eugenie as the NY-Lon Princess". Daily Mail. 25 January 2014. Retrieved 20 September 2014. 
  15. "A gruelling first day for Princess Eugenie as she starts new job at London art gallery". Retrieved Oct 1, 2015. 
  16. Matthews, Jane (2 April 2014). "Princess Eugenie re-opens unit at hospital which treated her as a child". Daily Express. 
  17. "Princess Eugenie Collaborates With Jewelry Designer For Charity - Us Weekly". Us Weekly. Retrieved 2016-03-25. 
  18. Palmer, Richard (14 January 2013). "Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie to go on first overseas engagement". Daily Express. Retrieved 20 September 2014. 

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