Anniversary Gallery: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s 2nd Wedding Anniversary

The young couple enjoy themselves during a visit to Scotland. (AP)

The young couple enjoy themselves during a visit to Scotland. (AP)

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, celebrate their second wedding anniversary today, Monday, April 29. William, 30, will be away due to his Royal Air Force duties. The Duchess, 31, plans to visit Naomi House Children’s Hospice, Sutton Scotney, to bring attention to Children’s Hospice Week 2013. They are strong individuals which results in an even stronger bond as a couple. Here’s a photo gallery highlighting their first anniversary and the year that led up to it. Let’s take a look back at a timeline of some of their more memorable milestones in their second year!

April, 2013 – Kate makes Time Magazine‘s 100 Most Influential People list.

Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton is considered an ‘icon’ by Time Magazine. (AP)

March, 2013 – William is to star in the documentary TV series Helicopter Rescue.

Prince William prepared to answer an emergency call. (AP)

Prince William is prepared to answer an emergency call. (AP)

January, 2013 – First official portrait of the Duchess of Cambridge is revealed.

Photo: National Portrait Gallery/Paul Emsley

Photo: National Portrait Gallery/Paul Emsley

January, 2013 – The mum and dad-to-be confirm the due date being July, 2013.

Kate shows off her baby bump. (AP)

Kate shows off her baby bump at six months. (AP)

December, 2012 – The couple announces they are expecting a baby.

The proud couple confirm their baby's due date. (AP)

They proud couple announce they are expecting. (AP)

November, 2012 – The Duke and Duchess recognize Remembrance Day.

(Socialite Life)

It is tradition for the royals to lead the commemorations in London. (Socialite Life)

November, 2012 – William shows off his sense of humor in a dedication speech.

September, 2012 – Kate gives her first foreign speech in Malaysia.


August, 2012 – William saves a 16-year-old girl from drowning in the waters of North Anglesey.

William makes a successful search and rescue. (AP)

William makes a successful search and rescue. (AP)

July, 2012 – Kate is voted Best Dressed by Vanity Fair.

She knows how to wear a hat.

She knows how to wear a hat. (AP)

July, 2012 – The couple join the Royal family in welcoming the Olympic games to London.

The young Royals cheers on Team GB.

The young royals cheers on Team GB.

April, 2012 – Take a look back at their first year of marriage with this photo gallery

On April 30, the day after the wedding, Will and Kate take a walk on Buckingham Palace grounds. (AP)

Will and Kate take a walk the day after their wedding. (AP)

Congratulations on a triumphant year and many more to come!