Portrait by Richard Stone, 1998 - Prince Andrew, Duke of York (born 1960), is the second son & third child of Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. At the time of his birth, he was second in the line of succession to succeed his mother; he is currently fifth in line. He also holds the actual rank of commander & the honorary rank of vice admiral (as of 2015) in the Royal Navy, in which he served as an active duty helicopter pilot & later instructor in helicopter flight.
Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson's ruby engagement ring. Prince Andrew gave his bride-to-be an engagement ring with a stunning Burmese ruby, surrounded by ten drop diamonds. It is a Garrard ring made from Prince Andrew’s own sketches. The mounting is 18 carat white and yellow gold.