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Happy Birthday to James, the Earl of Wessex! The only son of the Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex and the Countess of Wessex, he is the younger brother of Lady Louise Windsor, and the youngest grandchild of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh. His godparents include Alastair Bruce of Crionaich. 14th-in-line to the Throne, Viscount Severn lives at the Family Home of Bagshot Park near Windsor, attending the local St George’s School. We wish him a very Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns!
Upon the conferring of the Dukedom of Edinburgh to Prince Edward for life in 2023, James, previously Viscount Severn, began using the courtesy title of Earl of Wessex, which he will eventually inherit on the passing of Prince Edward