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Kate Middleton’s Background

Kate’s Background

Catherine Elizabeth Middleton’s background may not be as ‘Royal’ as Prince William’s, but she was given every opportunity possible by her parents Carole and Michael Middleton, to succeed in life.

Kate Middleton was born at Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading, Berkshire, the first of three children.  She grew up in Bucklebury, a quiet English village.

Before founding their own business ‘Party Pieces’, Kate’s father, Michael Middleton, worked as an airline officer and her mother, Carole Middleton, worked as a flight attendant.

To find out more about Kate’s idyllic childhood click on the articles below.