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Femail reveals what happened to the former partners of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge


Willem Marx

Kate Middleton began her relationship with 38-year-old Marlborough sweetheart Willem Marx in 2000 while at the prestigious Wiltshire boarding school.

The couple remained friendly over the years and were pictured together in 2007 when they left Boujis nightclub in South Kensington. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge also invited him to their wedding in 2011.

Marx studied Classics at Oxford University before moving to the United States to do an MA in Journalism from New York University.

He currently works as NBC News Correspondent in London and previously worked as a correspondent for CBS News in Kabul and later in London.

The journalist also has covered stories for Al Jazeera English, Sky News, Bloomberg, the BBC and NPR. He married the Italian TV presenter Johanna Botta in 2014 and is the parents of a young son.

Kate Middleton leaves Boujis nightclub in London with her former boyfriend Willem Marx in 2007

William currently works as the NBC News Correspondent in London and was previously a correspondent for CBS News

William currently works as the NBC News Correspondent in London and was previously a correspondent for CBS News

Henry Ropner

Kate Middleton is pictured with Henry Ropner, who arrives at Mahiki nightclub in West London in 2007

Kate Middleton is pictured with Henry Ropner, who arrives at Mahiki nightclub in West London in 2007

Prince's former Eton schoolmate is pictured with wife Natasha Sinclair and their children at Thorp Perrow Arboretum Wildlife Park

Prince's former Eton schoolmate is pictured with wife Natasha Sinclair and their children at Thorp Perrow Arboretum Wildlife Park

Kate and William broke up twice during their relationship, and the Duchess of Cambridge dated her ship heir, Henry Ropner, in 2007.

Prince's former Eton schoolmate has a world-class degree in civil engineering in Edinburgh and currently works as an investment director at FPE Capital.

Ropner, whose family owns a £ 33.7 million shipping company, married Natasha Sinclair in July 2011 and currently resides in Somerset with his family.

The wedding took place just three months after Kate and Willaim were married, in the presence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Davina Duckworth-Chad

Prince Williams first girlfriend Davina Duckworth Chad is pictured at Tatler's Little Black Book Party in London in 2011

Prince Williams first girlfriend Davina Duckworth Chad is pictured at Tatler's Little Black Book Party in London in 2011

Davinais with her twins India Honor and Siena Beatrice The wedding of William Duckworth-Chad and Lucy Greenwell

Davinais with her twins India Honor and Siena Beatrice The wedding of William Duckworth-Chad and Lucy Greenwell

Davina, 40, dated William just before he went to university in the late 1990s and once accompanied William on a cruise on the Aegean Sea with Prince Charles and Camilla in 1999.

Davina comes from old money and is the daughter of Norfolk landowner Old Etonian Anthony Duckworth-Chad. who lives in 40 room Pynkney Hall near King & # 39; s Lynn. Her brother James was equal to the Queen.

Davina's mother was Diana's cousin, her father was a friend of Charles and her brother was a royal equerry.

The two are still family friends, and Davina was invited to the 2011 royal wedding and is reportedly part of the royal set that lives a stones throw from their lockdown home, Anm Hall.

She is married to Tom Barber, an Old Etonian son of a baronet, and they have twins, India and Sienna, eight.

Rose Farquhar

Captain Ian Farquhar's youngest daughter, Rose, 35, a singer, briefly dated William in 2000

Captain Ian Farquhar's youngest daughter, Rose, 35, a singer, briefly dated William in 2000

In 2016, Rose, who was studying musical theater and acting in New York City, failed the audition stage of ITV's The Voice

In 2016, Rose, who was studying musical theater and acting in New York City, failed the audition stage of ITV's The Voice

Rose, 35, briefly dated William in 2000 after graduating from Eton after meeting at Beaufort Polo Club in Gloucestershire.

The youngest daughter of Captain Ian Farquhar, the master of the Beaufort Hunt, was called Williams "first love" and is now a singer who splits her time between London and Gloucestershire.

Rose appeared in How to Solve a Problem Like Maria? In 2006. She went up to the last 18 on the show to find a Maria for the West End production of The Sound Of Music.

Following the program, she received a BBC Fame Academy Award to study musical theater and acting in New York City. In 2016, Rose failed to survive the audition phase of ITV's The Voice.

Despite their fluctuating romance, Rose and William have always got on well and often see each other at weddings in society because of their mutual friends.

Olivia Hunt

Olivia Hunt, 35, is pictured with her husband Nicholas Wilkinson at the 2017 wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews

Olivia Hunt, 35, is pictured with her husband Nicholas Wilkinson at the 2017 wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews

Olivia remained good friends with the couple and is pictured at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding in 2018

Olivia remained good friends with the couple and is pictured at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding in 2018

Olivia Hunt, 35, dated William briefly before meeting Kate in his freshman year at St. Andrews while studying English and history at the University of Edinburgh.

Their relationship ended after the Prince saw Kate in her famous see-through dress on the catwalk at a fashion show.

You and William have many noble mutual friends, like the van Cutsems. The father of her best friend Mary Douglas-Home is close to the Queen.

Olivia remained good friends with the couple and was invited to the 2011 royal wedding and the 2016 wedding of Duchess Pippa Middleton's younger sister and James Matthews.

TV adventurer Ben Fogle's sister-in-law married Nicholas Wilkinson in 2016 at the historic Temple Church.

She is currently Executive Director of The Arts Club, a private members' club in the heart of Mayfair that was founded in 1863 to provide an oasis for people with a keen interest in the arts, literature or science.

Arabella Musgrave

The daughter of Major Nicholas Musgrave, former manager of the Cirencester Park Polo Club, Arabella, 37, is another ex of Prince William. She is pictured in 2002

The daughter of Major Nicholas Musgrave, former manager of the Cirencester Park Polo Club, Arabella, 37, is another ex of Prince William. She is pictured in 2002

Last year it was reported that she got the job of Gucci PR director. She is pictured at the Walkabout Foundation event hosted by Dee Ocleppo and Tommy Hilfiger at Loulou & # 39; s in 2015

Last year it was reported that she got the job of Gucci PR director. She is pictured at the Walkabout Foundation event hosted by Dee Ocleppo and Tommy Hilfiger at Loulou & # 39; s in 2015

The daughter of Major Nicholas Musgrave, former manager of the Cirencester Park Polo Club, Arabella, 37, is another ex of Prince William.

She was in a relationship with William for almost a year in 2001 and it is said that Prince Charles was a fan.

In 2014 she married George Galliers-Pratt of the Cayzer banking dynasty. You have a four year old daughter.

Her lavish wedding took place on US Vogue, and it was reported last year that she got the job as Gucci's PR director.

Jecca Craig

Prince William has been romantically linked to Jecca Craig, who was pictured at the wedding of Lucy Meade and Charlie Budgett

Prince William has been romantically linked to Jecca Craig, who was pictured at the wedding of Lucy Meade and Charlie Budgett

The prince has known the Craig family since he traveled to their wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. Craig is pictured in London in 2015

The prince has known the Craig family since he traveled to their wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. Craig is pictured in London in 2015

Prince William was romantically involved with Jecca Craig during the school holidays after meeting him for the first time in Kenya in 1998.

The prince has known the Craig family since he traveled to their wildlife sanctuary in the shadow of Mount Kenya during his year abroad in Eton in 2001.

Jecca's father, Ian, has become something of a father figure to William over the years, and both men share a passion for wildlife and conservation.

In 2016, Jecca married conservationist Professor Jonathan Baillie on the family's 55,000-acre property, Lewa.

Jecca, who helped found Panthera, the world's largest conservation organization, is currently doing a PhD on the use of remote camera traps and other technologies to monitor and manage protected areas.

Isabella Calthorpe

William met Winchester celebrity, actress and model Isabella Calthorpe, pictured in 2017, through Princess Eugenie in 2001 and reportedly had a crush on her in 2004

William met Winchester celebrity, actress and model Isabella Calthorpe, pictured in 2017, through Princess Eugenie in 2001 and reportedly had a crush on her in 2004

She married the virgin heir Sam Branson, and the couple did not lack royal connections when she attended Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank at Windsor Castle in October 2018

She married the virgin heir Sam Branson, and the couple did not lack royal connections when she attended Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank at Windsor Castle in October 2018

William met Winchester celebrity, actress and model Isabella Calthorpe through Princess Eugenie in 2001, and reportedly had a crush on her in 2004.

Isabella is the daughter of John Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe and Lady Mary-Gaye Georgiana Lorna Curzon. The half-sister is Cressida Bonas, who has been with Prince Harry for years.

She also has another sibling from her mother's first marriage and one from her mother's third marriage, the actress and former partner of Prince Harry, Cressida Bonas.

In 2013 she married the virgin heir Sam Branson, son of business tycoon Sir Richard Branson, in his father's private safari lodge near the Kruger National Park. The couple have children Eva-Deia [five] and Bluey Rafe Richard [three].

She remains close friends with Princess Beatrice of York and Princess Eugenie of York, who both attended their wedding and attended the 2011 wedding of Kate and Williams.

In addition to husband Sam, Bellie regularly takes part in charity walks for the Big Change Charity, which was co-founded in 2010 along with Sam and five other friends of Princess Beatrice, 31