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Prince Harry Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers
Who is Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex?
A: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex is a member of the British royal family.
Where was Harry born?
A: In the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London.
When was he born?
A: On 15 September 1984 at 4:20 pm.
What name was he baptized with?
A: The names Henry Charles Albert David.
When was he baptized?
A: On 21 December 1984.
Where was Harry baptized?
A: At St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Who baptized him?
A: The Archbishop of Canterbury, Robert Runcie.
His parents announced their second son's name would officially be what?
A: Prince Henry Charles Albert David.
They also announced that he would be known to his family and friends as what?
As the prince grew up, he was referred to by Kensington Palace, and therefore the Press and the public at large, as what?
A: Prince Harry.
As a son of the Prince of Wales, he was called what?
A: Prince Henry of Wales.
Diana wanted Harry and his older brother, William, to have a broader what?
A: Range of experiences than previous royal children.
She took them to venues that ranged from
Disney World and McDonald's to what?
A: AIDS clinics and homeless shelters.
When was Harry’s first overseas tour with his parents to Italy?
A: In 1985.
In what year did Harry's parents’ divorce?
A: In 1996.
Harry and William were staying with their father at Balmoral at the
time, and so who told his sons about their mother's death?
A: The Prince of Wales.
At his mother's funeral, Harry, then 12, accompanied his father, brother, paternal grandfather, and maternal uncle, Earl Spencer, in what?
A: Walking behind the funeral cortège from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey.
In a 2017 interview with The Daily Telegraph, the prince acknowledged what?
A: That he sought counseling after two years of "total chaos" while struggling to come to terms with the death of his mother.
Like his father and brother, Harry was educated where?
A: At independent schools.
He started where?
A: At London's Jane Mynors' nursery school and the pre-preparatory Wetherby School.
Following this, he attended what?
A: Ludgrove School.
After passing the entrance exams, he was admitted to what college?
A: Eton College.
The decision to place Harry at Eton went against the Windsor family convention of what?
A: Sending children to Gordonstoun, which Harry's grandfather, father, two uncles, and two cousins had attended.
It did, however, see Harry follow in the Spencer family footsteps, as whom, attended Eton?
A: Both Diana's father and brother.
What did Harry complete in June 2003?
A: Harry completed his education at Eton.
He excelled in sports, particularly in what?
A: Polo and rugby union.
One of Harry's former teachers, Sarah Forsyth, has asserted that Harry was what?
A: A "weak student" and that staff at Eton conspired to help him cheat on examinations.
Both Eton and Harry did what?
A: Denied the claims.
After school, Harry took a what?
A: A gap year.
What did he do during his gap year?
A: He spent time in Australia working on a cattle station, and participating in the Young England vs Young Australia Polo Test match.
He also travelled to Lesotho, where he worked with whom?
A: Orphaned children and produced the documentary film The Forgotten Kingdom.
Harry entered the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst on 8 May 2005, where he was known as whom?
A: Officer Cadet Wales.
In April 2006, Harry completed his officer training and was commissioned as a what?
A: Cornet (second lieutenant) in the Blues and Royals, a regiment of the Household Cavalry in the British Army.
On 13 April 2008, when he reached two years' seniority, Harry was promoted to what?
In 2006 it was announced that Harry's unit was scheduled to be what?
A: Deployed in Iraq the following year.
Defense Secretary John Reid said that he should be allowed to what?
A: Serve on the front line of
Harry agreed saying what?
A: "If they said 'no, you can't go front line' then I wouldn't drag my sorry ass through Sandhurst and I wouldn't be where I am now."
The Ministry of Defence and Clarence House made a joint announcement on 22 February 2007 that what?
A: Harry would be deployed with his regiment to Iraq.
It was reported in early June 2007 that Harry had arrived in Canada to do what?
A: To train alongside soldiers of the Canadian Forces and British Army, at CFB Suffield, near Medicine Hat, Alberta.
It was said that this was in preparation for what?
A: A tour of duty in Afghanistan, where Canadian and British forces were participating in the NATO-led Afghan War.
The British Ministry of Defense revealed what?
A: That Harry had been secretly deployed as a Forward Air Controller to Helmand Province in Afghanistan for the previous ten weeks.
It was later reported that Harry helped Gurkha troops do what?
A: Repel an attack from Taliban insurgents.
His tour made Harry the first member of the Royal Family to do what?
A: Serve in a war zone since his uncle, Prince Andrew, flew helicopters during the Falklands War.
For his service, his aunt, Princess Anne, presented Harry with what?
A: An Operational Service Medal for Afghanistan at the Combermere Barracks in May 2008.
In October 2008, it was announced that Harry was to follow his brother, father and uncle in learning to what?
A: Fly military helicopters.
Prince Charles presented him with what on 7 May 2010 at a ceremony at the Army Air Corps Base (AAC), Middle Wallop?
A: His flying brevet (wings).
Harry had let it be known he intended to do what if he was successful in passing the rigorous Apache training course?
A: Fly Apache attack helicopters.
This would allow him to do what?
A: See active military service again on the frontline in Afghanistan.
On 10 March 2011, it was revealed that Harry had passed what?
A: His Apache flying test and he was awarded his Apache Flying Badge on 14 April 2011.
On 16 April 2011, it was announced that Harry had been what?
A: Promoted to captain.
In June 2011, Clarence House announced that on completion of his training conversion course to use Apache helicopters in the war arena, Harry would be what?
A: Available for deployment, including in current operations in Afghanistan, as an Apache helicopter pilot.
In October, he was transferred to a US military base in
California to what?
A: Complete his helicopter gunship training.
This final phase included live-fire training and "environmental and judgment training" at naval and air force facilities located where?
A: In California and Arizona.
Where were most of those completing the two-month Apache training course deployed?
A: To the front lines in Afghanistan.
In the same month, it was reported that Harry was said to be a what?
A: A natural pilot who was top of his class in the extensive training he had undertaken at the Naval Air Facility, El Centro, California.
What did Harry do in November 2011?
A: Harry returned to England.
He went to Wattisham Airfield in Suffolk, in the east of England, to do what?
A: Complete his training to fly Apache helicopters.
On 7 September 2012, where did Harry arrive?
A: At Camp Bastion in southern Afghanistan as part of the 100-strong 662 Squadron, 3 Regiment, Army Air Corps, to begin a four-month combat tour as a co-pilot and gunner for an Apache helicopter.
On 10 September, within days of arriving in Afghanistan, it was reported that the Taliban had what?
A: Threatened his life.
It was announced on 21 January 2013 that Harry was what?
A: Returning from a 20-week deployment in Afghanistan, where he served as an Apache co-pilot/gunner.
Harry compared operating the Apache's weapons systems in Afghanistan to doing what?
A: Playing video games.
On 6 March 2014, Harry launched what?
A: Invictus Games, a Paralympic-style sporting event for injured servicemen and women, which was held on 10–14 September 2014.
On 15 May 2014, Harry tweeted on the Invictus Games' official Twitter account as the what?
A: As the president of the Games.
As president of the Invictus Games, he attended what?
A: All events related to the Games from 8 to 14 September 2014.
On 17 March 2015, Kensington Palace announced what?
A: That Harry would leave the Armed Forces in June.
Since leaving active service with the army, Harry has been closely involved with the armed forces through what?
A: The Invictus Games, honorary military appointments and other official engagements.
On 19 December 2017 he succeeded his grandfather Prince Philip as what?
A: The Captain General of the Royal
In May 2018, he was promoted to the substantive ranks of what?
A: Lieutenant Commander of the Royal Navy, Major of the British Army and Squadron Leader of the Royal Air Force.