Zara Phillips Biography

Zara Anne Elizabeth Phillips MBE is a British equestrian and the second-eldest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Zara Phillips is the second child and only daughter from the marriage of Anne, Princess Royal and her first husband, Captain Mark Phillips. She is 15th in the line of succession.

She is married to ex-England rugby union player Mike Tindall, and whilst she continues to use her maiden name professionally, socially she is formally styled Mrs Michael Tindall MBE.

Phillips won the Eventing World Championship in Aachen in 2006. The same year she was voted 2006 BBC Sports Personality of the Year by the British viewing public. She was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire in the 2007 New Year's Honours List for her services to equestrianism. In 2012, she carried an Olympic flame at Cheltenham Racecourse on her horse Toytown. As a member of the Great Britain Eventing Team, she won a Silver Medal at the London 2012 Olympics and was presented with her medal by her mother. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Zara Phillips
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Profession:
Athlete, Equestrian
Religion:
Anglicanism, Church of England
Date of Birth:
May 15, 1981 (38)
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
Marriages
  • 2011-07-30
    Granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II and British equestrian Zara Phillips (30) weds England rugby player Mike Tindall (32) at the Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh, Scotland
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