The couple separated in December 1992 and divorced in August 1996.
Michael Middleton’s family comes from Leeds in West Yorkshire and Carole Goldsmith’s family is from County Durham where they were laborers and miners.
After the birth of James, Carole had the idea to create a business to help parents with their children’s birthday parties called Party Pieces.
William was the first child of Charles, The Prince of Wales and his wife of eleven months, the former Lady Diana Spencer.
Charles was the eldest child of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of Greece.
William’s brother Prince Harry was born on September 15, 1984.
Unfortunately, the marriage of The Prince and Princess of Wales was not a happy one.At birth, William became the second in line of succession and is expected to follow his grandmother and father as monarch.Diana was the third of four surviving children of Edward John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer and The Honourable Frances Ruth Roche, younger daughter of the 4th Baron Fermoy. Althorp in Northamptonshire, England has been the ancestral home of the Spencer family since the early 16th century.The ring, reported to have cost in the region of ,000 in 1981, was made by the royal jewelers Garrard & Company in Regent Street, London.William’s mother herself selected the largest and most expensive ring from a tray of engagement rings.As in 1981, copies of the engagement ring went on sale soon after the engagement was announced.