Celebrity Prince Harry Is Now a Knight By Rita Kokshanian Rita Kokshanian Rita Kokshanian is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor who covers celebrity, fashion, beauty, and lifestyle. She was previously an Assistant Editor for InStyle and is currently the Senior Copywriter at The Grind. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on June 5, 2015 @ 12:45PM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Karwai Tang/WireImage Prince Harry is officially one step closer to being your knight in shining armor. The fifth in line to the throne of the United Kingdom was offically made a knight on Thursday morning in a private ceremony at Buckingham Palace. His grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, bestowed the honor of Knight Commander of the Royal Victoria Order (KCVO) upon him, Buckingham Palace said in a statement. Kensington Palace shared a photo of the Insignia that Queen Elizabeth gave the 30-year-old Prince during the ceremony. "The Queen has appointed Prince Harry to be a Knigh Commander of the Royal Victorian Order #KCVO," they captioned the photo. "Here's a photo of the Insignia that The Queen presented to HRH privately at #BuckinghamPalace today." Prince Harry: "I Would Love to Have Kids Right Now"