19/08/2022 · Born Sophie Helen Rhys-Jones on January 20, 1965, Sophie came into the limelight in the '90s through her relationship with Prince Edward, the youngest child of Queen Elizabeth II, notes Britannica. The couple has been married for decades and they have two children together, Louise and James.
13/09/2022 · Then the late Queen became Sophie’s ‘mama’ after the latter's mother, Mary Rhys-Jones, died of stomach cancer in 2005 at just 71. ADVERTISEMENT Sophie, Countess of Wessex looks on as Queen Elizabeth II greets the audience at the Royal Albert Hall for a star-studded concert to celebrate her 92nd birthday on April 21, 2018 in London, England.
10/09/2022 · Sophie formed close bond with the royal family after losing her own mother, Mary Rhys-Jones, to stomach cancer in 2005 aged 71, when her daughter Lady Louise Windsor was only two.
17/09/2022 · Prince Edward met Sophie Rhys-Jones during a charity event at the Queen's Tennis Club in London and the pair announced their engagement six years later on January 6, 1999.
13/09/2022 · Sophie, 57, had grown so close to the late Queen that she is said to have been treated like a “second daughter”. It was when she lost her own mother, Mary Rhys-Jones, ...
16/09/2022 · Former PR executive Sophie Rhys-Jones married Edward in 1999 and the middle-class girl from Kent quickly impressed the Queen with her diligence and commitment to the Firm.
20/09/2022 · For Sophie, 57, the Queen’s death means not only a step up in the royal hierarchy, but the sudden absence of the maternal figure with whom she spoke most mornings.