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He then underwent helicopter flying training in order to become a full-time pilot with the RAF Search and Rescue Force in early 2009.
His service with the British Armed Forces ended in September 2013.
William was educated at four schools in the United Kingdom and obtained a degree from the University of St Andrews.
He spent parts of a gap year in Chile, Belize, and some parts of Africa.
At age seven, William reportedly told his mother that he wanted to be a police officer when he was older so that he might be able to protect her; a statement to which his brother Harry responded: "Oh, no you can't.
William married Kate Middleton, on 29 April 2011 at Westminster Abbey.
Hours before the wedding, he was created Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Strathearn, and Baron Carrickfergus.
The couple's first child, Prince George, was born on 22 July 2013, and their second, Princess Charlotte, was born on .
He was baptised in the Music Room of Buckingham Palace on 4 August (the 82nd birthday of his paternal great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother) by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Robert Runcie.
In December 2006, he completed 44 weeks of training as an officer cadet and was commissioned in the Blues and Royals regiment.
In April 2008, he qualified as a pilot (earning his wings) by completing pilot training at Royal Air Force College Cranwell.