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Pippa Middleton

Pippa Middleton is a well-known British Socialite, Author, as well as a Columnist. Pippa Middleton is also known as the sister of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. And is also famous for appearing as the maid of honor at the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Catherine in 2011.

Early Life

On the 6th of September 1983, Pippa Middleton was born in Reading, Berkshire, England. As of now, she is 40 years old and holds British nationality. Similarly, she has a mixed ethnicity of English-Scottish-French descent and has a horoscope of Virgo.

In addition, she believes in Christianity and her birth name is Philippa Charlotte Matthews. She is the daughter of Michael Middleton (father) and Carole Goldsmith (mother).

Professionally, her father is a former British Airways flight dispatcher and her mother is a former flight attendant. She grew up with her two siblings; an older sister Catherine Middleton and a younger brother James William Middleton, a businessman and entrepreneur. Her parent with their kids moved to Bucklebury, Berkshire in 1995.

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Caption: Pippa Middleton childhood rare family photo (Source: Pinterest)

Education

Talking about her academic qualification, she attended St Andrew’s School in Pangbourne, Berkshire. Later, she studied at Downe House School. Later, she enrolled at Marlborough College and graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in English literature.

She did her postgraduate master’s degree in Physical Education, Sport, and Physical Literacy from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David in 2022.

Pippa Middleton – Net Worth 2024

Being a successful socialite, author as well as a columnist, Middleton has earned a huge sum of money through her profession. As of 2024, her net worth at around $50 million which she made mostly from the books and events she has arranged.

Professional Career

In 2009, Pippa Middleton began working at a public relations firm promoting luxury products. Later, she had an event management job with Table Talk, a company based in London that organizes corporate events and parties.

She was named ‘the Number 1 Society Singleton’ by Tatler magazine in 2008, ahead of singer-songwriter James Blunt and Princess Eugenie of York, although in the same Tatler article, she was described as someone who ‘goes to a lot of parties, but mainly as the caterer.’

Moreover, she is also called a socialite. For her social life and her lifestyle, she received wide press coverage. Middleton was listed as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine as of April 2012.

Apart from this, she has also worked part-time for her parents’ company Party Pieces, editing the web magazine Party Times. For a book on party planning, Penguin Books paid a £400,000 advance and the book named Celebrate was published in the autumn of 2012.

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Caption: Pippa Middleton with her book (Source: Celeb Dirty Laundry)

Moreover, Middleton is a regular columnist for several publications and has contributed articles to The Spectator magazine since December 2012. In addition, she also started having a food column in the supermarket magazine Waitrose Kitchen beginning in the spring of 2013.

That same year, she was named a contributing editor of Vanity Fair writing a series of columns for the magazine. Additionally, she has written a fortnightly sports and social column for The Sunday Telegraph as of September 2013.

In May 2014, she discontinued writing for The Telegraph. She became the sole director and shareholder of PXM Enterprises Limited in May 2013. Moreover, the company was headquartered at 19 Portland Place in London. In mid-2017, she closed the company.

Philanthropy

Middleton became an ambassador to the Mary Hare School for deaf children in Berkshire in April 2013. Similarly, she became an ambassador to the British Heart Foundation (BHF) in June 2014.

Moreover, she collaborated with the British brand Tabitha Webb on designing a floral pink dress and a lightweight scarf, with the proceeds from selling the items donated to the BHF in June 2015.

In addition, she released her second book, Heartfelt, in September 2016 whose profit went to the British Heart Foundation.

Relationship Status

On  20 May 2017, Pippa Middleton married James Matthews, a hedge fund manager who is a former professional racing driver. With the marriage, the couple has three kids whose names are Arthur Michael William, Grace Elizabeth Jane, and Rose. In December 2013, she was engaged to a stockbroker, Nico Jackson but she split in 2015.

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Caption: Pippa Middleton with her husband James Matthews (Source: Hello Magazine)

In the past, she has relations with Jonathan “JJ” Jardine Paterson (2004-2007), Simon Youngman, Billy More Nisbett, Charlie Gilkes (2008), George Percy (2008-2012), Alexander Spencer-Churchill (2010), Alex Loudon (2010-2011).

Body Measurements

Middleton stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 53 kg. Moreover, she has dark brown hair with green eyes and her body measurement measures 34-24-35 inches. Similarly, she wears a dress size of 34 (EU) and a shoe size of 7 (US).

Pippa Middleton – Social Media

On her Instagram page ‘@pippa.middleton.matthews,’ there are over 61.3K followers. There are more than 3.6K followers on her Twitter page ‘@PippaOfficial’ and 16K followers on her Facebook page.