Prince Michael of Kent
Prince Michael of Kent in 2014
|Born||4 July 1942|
Coppins, Iver, Buckinghamshire, England
Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz (m. 1978)
|Father||Prince George, Duke of Kent|
|Mother||Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark|
|Years of service||1961–1981|
|Unit||11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own) The Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own)|
Prince Michael of Kent, GCVO, KStJ, CD (Michael George Charles Franklin; born 4 July 1942) is a member of the British royal family. He is the first cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. He is the grandson of King George V and Queen Mary. He is the 48th in the line of succession to the British throne, but at the time of his birth was seventh in the line of succession.
Notes[change | change source]
- British princes such as Michael do not normally use a surname, but when one is needed, Windsor may be used.
References[change | change source]
- "Invitation to FDR to become Godfather". Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Retrieved 13 October 2015.