Connect with us

Culture

The British Royal Family Actually Works Regular Jobs

Posted

(

)

A A A

When we think of Kings, Queens, Princes, and Princesses, we think of sophisticated people waving elegantly at the commoners. Is that the only thing that they do? Actually, no.

As a matter of fact, the real-life Royal family has regular jobs like the rest of us. Despite their status in life, they are not exempted from doing their obligations.

1. Queen Elizabeth

Source: CNN

Queen Elizabeth II is mostly known as the head of the British Royal family, but only few people know that she’s a trained mechanic. When she was 18 years old, Her Majesty joined the Women’s Auxiliary Territorial Service during World War II.

2. The Duke of Edinburgh

Source: Reuters

Prince Phillip, the husband, and consort of Queen Elizabeth II, spends most of his time accompanying his bride on many of her engagements. But he also has his own events, giving speeches for 5,493 times to be exact. He also calls himself the “world’s most experienced plaque unveiler.”

3. Prince William and Kate Middleton

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were honor students at St. Andrews University. Prince William earned a degree in geography and works as an air ambulance pilot. Kate landed a job as an assistant accessories’ buyer in London. They are also hands-on parents to George, Charlotte, and Louis.

4. Princess Anne

Princess Anne is an accomplished equestrian. She was the first member of the royal family to compete in the Olympics.

5. Prince Harry

Source: CBS

The Duke of Sussex held the rank of lieutenant and was promoted to Captain. Although he already completed his active serive, Prince Harry still continues to be a volunteer.

6. Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie

Beatrice is a businesswoman, while Eugenie works as an associate director at the art gallery in London. They are known for being social butterflies.

Follow On Facebook




Popular