Prince William net worth: Prince William, also known as the Duke of Cambridge, is a member of the British royal family who has a net worth of $40 million. Prince William has inherited his net worth as the oldest son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and the late Diana, Princess of Wales. Prince William is also the third oldest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He is second in the line of succession, behind his father, to the thrones of sixteen independent sovereign states known as the Commonwealth realms: the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Barbados, the Bahamas, Grenada, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Belize, Antigua and Barbuda, and Saint Kitts and Nevis. Subsequently, he is also second in line, again behind his father, to the position of Head of the Commonwealth (figurehead of the 54-member Commonwealth of Nations) and, in England only, Supreme Governor of the Church of England. He was born William Arthur Philip Louis; on the 21st of June in 1982. At St Mary's Hospital, London, and on 4 August 1982 he was baptized in the Music Room of Buckingham Palace it was also (the 82nd birthday of his paternal great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother) by the then Archbishop of Canterbury, Robert Runcie. William's godparents are: former King Constantine II of Greece (his paternal cousin); Princess Alexandra, The Hon Mrs. Angus Ogilvy (his paternal cousin); the Duchess of Westminster; the Lady Susan Hussey; Lord Romsey (his paternal cousin); and Sir Laurens van der Post.
William was educated at independent schools, eventually he followed in the footsteps of the Spencer family, and attended Eton College as did both Diana's father and brother. By William attending Eton and not Gordonstoun went against the family tradition of the education of the royal children as (William's grandfather, father, two uncles, and two cousins all attended) Gordonstoun. He was educated at four schools in the United Kingdom and obtained a degree from the University of St Andrews. He has traveled the world and spent time in Chile, Belize, and countries in Africa, most notably Kenya where he has lived and holidayed several times. Prince William was a lieutenant in the Blues and Royals regiment of the Household Cavalry serving with his brother Prince Harry. Where in just two short years he earned his wings by completing pilot training at Royal Air Force College Cranwell. He was then transferred to the Royal Air Force, where he was promoted to flight lieutenant and underwent helicopter flying training in order to become a full time pilot with the Search and Rescue Force. In Autumn 2010, he completed his general and special-to-type helicopter training and he is now at RAF Valley on No. 22 Squadron performing co-pilot duties on board a Sea King search and rescue helicopter. Prince William married his longtime girlfriend, the then Catherine Middleton, now known as the Duchess of Cambridge, on 29 April 2011 at Westminster Abbey. Just hours before his wedding, Prince William was created Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Strathearn and Baron Carrickfergus.