Prince Harry Duke of Sussex 1984 –


Prince Harry


Father – Prince Charles
Mother – Diana Spencer
Spouse to be – Meghan Markle
Children – Archie Harrison,



1984 (15th September)
A son, Henry Charles Albert David, known as Harry, was born to Prince Charles and Lady Diana at the Lindo Wing of St Mary’s Hospital, London.
1984 (21st December)
Harry was christened at St George’s Chapel, Windsor.
1985 (during)
Harry accompanied his parents on a tour of Italy.
1987 (during)
Harry attended Mrs Mynor’s Nursery school.
1989 (during)
Harry attended Wetherby Prep School, Kensington, London.
1991 (23rd October)
Harry and his brother William went with their parents Charles and Diana on a 4 day visit to Ontario, Canada.
1992 (29th March)
Harry’s maternal grandfather, Earl Spencer, died of a heart attack.
1992 (September)
Harry attended Ludgrove School, Berkshire.
1992 (9th December)
It was announced in the House of Commons that Harry’s parents, Prince Charles and Lady Diana, were to separate.
1996 (28th August)
The marriage of Harry’s parents. Prince Charles and Lady Diana, was formally dissolved. Custody of their children was shared equally.
1997 (31st August)
Harry’s mother, Lady Diana Spencer, was killed in a car crash in Paris. Harry and his brother William were told the news at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.
1997 (6th September)
Harry and his brother William walked in procession behind their mother’s coffin with Prince Philip, Prince Charles and Earl Spencer. After a service at Westminster Abbey she was buried on an island at the Althorpe family estate.
1997 (Autumn)
Harry enrolled at Eton College.
1998 (during)
Harry and his brother William made a formal request to the media to allow them some privacy in their lives.
2003 (Summer)
Harry left Eton. He gained 2 A-levels in Art and Geography.
2004 (during)
Harry took a gap year from his studies which was spent in Australia working on a cattle station. Afterwards he worked with orphaned children in Lesotho.
2005 (January)
William and his brother Harry volunteered to help the British Red Cross organising supplies for countries affected by the Boxing Day 2004 tsunami.
2005 (8th May)
Harry attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
2005 (Autumn)
Harry was romantically linked with Chelsy Davy, daughter of burinessman Charles Davy.
2006 (April)
Harry completed officer training and became a second lieutenant in the Blues and Royals.
2007 (16th May)
Harry was told that he would not be able to servde with his unit in Iraq as he was a high risk target and threats had been made against him by various groups which could endanger the lives of his regiment and himself. Harry was unhappy with the decision but had to agree.
2007 (early)
Harry went to Canada to train with soldiers of the Canadian Forces .
2008 (early)
Harry was sent to Afghanistan but a blackout was imposed on media reporting of the fact.
2008 (May)
Harry received the Operational Service Medal for Afghanistan.
2009 (during)
Harry split from girlfriend Chelsy Davy.
2009 (early)
Harry began training to fly military helicopters.
2010 (7th May)
Harry completed his flying training.
2011 (10th March)
Harry passed his Apache attack helicopter flying test.
2011 (16th April)
Harry was promoted to Captain.
2011 (29th April)
Harry was best man when his brother William married Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey.
2012 (March)
Harry made a tour of Belize, the Bahamas and Jamaica as part of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
2012 (May)
Harry began a relationship with Cressida Bonas, granddaughter of Earl Howe.
2012 (12th August)
Harry represented Queen Elizabeth II at the closing ceremony of the London Olympic Games.
2012 (21st August)
The American celebrity Website TMZ published pictures of Harry naked in a hotel room with an unknown woman. Harry claimed that his privacy had been invaded by the media.
2012 (7th September)
Harry began a four month tour of Afghanistan.
2013 (21st January)
Harry returned to Britain.
2013 (9th May)
Harry made a six day official visit to the United States.
2013 (8th July)
Harry qualified as an Apache aircraft commander.
2013 (October)
Harry made a tour of Australia.
2014 (6th March)
Harry launched Invictus Games, a sporting event for injured servicemen and women .
2014 (30th April)
Harry and Cressida Bonas ended their relationship.
2014 (June)
Harry visited Brazil and Chile.
2014 (August)
Harry attended WWI centenary commemorations in Folkestone and Belgium.
2014 (10th September)
Harry opened the first Invictus games was held at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. 14 nations competed over four days.
2014 (10th September)
Harry opened the first Invictus games was held at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. 14 nations competed over four days.
2014 (6th November)
Harry opened the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey.
2014 (December)
Harry made a visit to Lesotho.
2015 (13th March)
Harry and other members of the royal family attended a service at St Paul’s Cathedral to mark the ending of British involvement in Afghanistan.
2015 (24th April)
Harry was in Turkey with his father, Prince Charles to attend centenary commemorations of the Gallipoli Campaign.
2015 (June)
Harry left the armed forces to take up more royal duties on behalf of the Queen.
2015 (4th June)
Harry was made a Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.
2015 (26th November)
Harry went to Lesotho for the opening of the Mamohato Children’s Centre. He then made an official visit to South Africa.
2016 (19th March)
Harry visited Nepal. At the end of his visit he helped Team Rubicon UK rebuild a school damaged in the earthquake of 2015.
2016 (8th May)
Harry opened the second Invictus games in Orlando, USA with 15 nations competing.
2016 (June)
Harry met American actress, Meghan Markle at a club in Toronto and they began dating.
2016 (30th June)
Harry, William and Kate attended the centenary commemorations for the Battle of the Somme in France.
2016 (14th July)
Harry took a HIV test to raise awareness of testing.
2016 (November)
Harry made a two week tour of the Caribbean on behalf of the Queen.
2016 (8th November)
It was announced that Harry was in a relationship with American actress Meghan Markle.
2017 (23rd September)
Harry opened the third Invictus games in Toronto, Canada. During the games he and Meghan Markle made their first public appearance together.
2017 (27th November)
It was announced that Harry and Meghan had become engaged.
2017 (27th December)
Harry was appointed President of Africa Parks, a conservation organisation in Africa.
2018 (April)
Harry was appointed President of the Queen’s Commonwealth Trust.
2018 (May)
Harry was appointed Lieutenant Commander of the Royal Navy, Major of the British Army and Squadron Leader of the Royal Airforce.
2018 (19th May)
Harry married Meghan at St George’s Chapel Windsor. The Queen created Harry Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel.
2018 (13th October)
Harry became a Personal Aide-de-Camp to the Queen.
2018 (15th October)
Kensington Palace announced that Harry’s wife, Meghan, was pregnant and that their first baby would be born in the Spring. The announcement was made as the couple began a tour of Australia.
2019 (6th May)
A son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was born to Prince Harry and Meghan.


Published Apr 29, 2018 @ 2:57 pm – Updated – May 9, 2019 @ 1:06 pm


Harvard Reference for this page:

Heather Y Wheeler. (2018 – 2019). Prince Harry Duke of Sussex 1984 -. Available: Last accessed August 20th, 2019