Although Prince Harry has had his controversies through the years, he was well-received in America during his week-long stay here this May. He was in the U.S. primarily to promote British interests and support his charities.
Britain's Prince Harry turns to the ball during the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup charity match in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry, left, rides during the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup charity match.
Britain's Prince Harry and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie talk with New Jersey residents on about Hurricane Sandy damages on Tuesday, May 14.
Britain's Prince Harry walks across the polo field before the Sentebale Royal Salute Polo Cup charity match in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, 15, 2103. Prince Harry is is competing at the Greenwich Polo Club to benefit Sentebale, the charity he co-founded to help poor children and AIDS orphans in the small African nation of Lesotho.
On day five of his week long visit, Britain's Prince Harry addresses the American Friends of The Royal Foundation dinner in New York.
Britain's Prince Harry plays catch during a baseball clinic at the launch of a new partnership between the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Harlem RBI, a local community organization, in New York on Tuesday, May 14th.
Prince Harry and Gov. Chris Christie play boardwalk games with local residents during their visit to Mantoloking, one of the areas affected by Superstorm Sandy, on the fifth day of Prince Harry's visit to the United States on May 14 in Ocean Heights, New Jersey.
Prince Harry, left, talks with a British team competitor before the start of the 10k Men's Handcycle race, at the 2013 Warrior Games, at the U.S. Air Force Academy, in Colorado, Sunday May 12, 2013. The Warrior Games is a competition for wounded, ill, and injured service members. Click to see more photos of Prince Harry's travel in the U.S.
Prince Harry is offered a shoe as a souvenir by the U.S. Air Force Academy mascot "The Bird" in Colorado Springs, Colo., Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry plays sitting volleyball with the United Kingdom team at a visit to the Warrior Games opening, Saturday, May 11, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colo. The Warrior Games is a Paralympic-style competition featuring injured servicemen and women from the U.S., United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.
Prince Harry plays volleyball with members of the British Warrior Games Team in a gymnasium before the opening of the 2013 Warrior Games, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Prince Harry talks with members of the British Warrior Games Team who relaxed in a gymnasium before the opening of the 2013 Warrior Games, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo., Saturday May 11, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry talks with members of the British Warrior Games Team who relaxed in a gymnasium before the opening of the 2013 Warrior Games, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo., Saturday May 11, 2013.
Prince Harry helps to light the flame with US Paralympian Lieutenant Brad Snyder (L) as he attends the Opening Ceremony of the Warrior Games during the third day of his visit to the United States on May 11, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Britain's Prince Harry applauds during the opening ceremony for the 2013 Warrior Games, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo., Saturday May 11, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry talks with Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin at a reception at the Sanctuary Golf Course in Sedalia, Colo., south of Denver on Friday, May 10, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry talks with Staff Sgt. Timothy Payne (R), who was wounded in Afghanistan, during a visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland on May 10, 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry, a captain in the British Army who just returned from a tour of duty in Afghanistan as a helicopter pilot, visited Arlington National Cemetery on May 10 as part of the 28-year-old's week-long visit to the U.S.
Prince Harry, wearing his No. 1 ceremonial uniform of The Blues and Royals, salutes as he pays his respects to the victims of the Afghanistan conflict and the tomb of the unknown soldier during the second day of his visit to the U.S. at Arlington National Cemetery on May 10, 2013.
A card from Prince Harry is part of a wreath that the Prince placed at Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, where veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are buried. The card reads: "To my comrades-in-arms of the United States of America, who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in the cause of freedom. Captain Harry Wales"
Britian's Prince Harry has arrived in the U.S. for a week-long visit to promote Britain and his charities. Here he greets attendees before a reception in the Prince's honor at the Ambassador's residence in Washington.
HRH Prince Harry and British Ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott share a toast at a dinner at the British Ambassador's residence on May 9, 2013 in Washington, DC.
First lady Michelle Obama introduces a surprise visit from Prince Harry, left, at an event in honor of military mothers in the East Room of the White House in Washington on May 9, 2013.
Prince Harry talks to children during an event hosted by first lady Michelle Obama to honor military families at the White House.
England's Prince Harry, standing right, with British Ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott, speaks at a dinner at the British Ambassador's residence, May 9, 2013 in Washington.
Britain's Prince Harry is accompanied by US Senator John McCain as he tours a Senate photo exhibit on landmines and unexploded ordnances in the Rotunda of Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, DC on May 9th.
Prince Harry is greeted by Sen. John McCain as he arrives on Capitol Hill to view an exhibition staged by the HALO Trust.
Britain's Prince Harry tours a land mine and unexploded ordnances exhibit at the US Capitol. The exhibit of photos was put on by the HALO Trust.
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Claudia DelGado, of the Halo Trust, helps set up mannequins for an exhibit in the Russell Senate Office Building on May 6, 2013, on ridding the world of land mines. Prince Harry will officially launch HALO's land mine exhibition on May 9th, as part of his visit to the United States.
Prince Harry meets children as he visits Headway, the brain injury association at Bradbury House, during an official visit to Nottingham on April 25, 2013. Click to see more great photos from the royal's life.
Britain's Prince Harry speaks after receiving the Atlantic Council's 2012 Distinguished Humanitarian Leadership in Washington during his last official visit to the United States in May of 2012.
Prince Harry and brother, Prince William, look at a 'Batsuit' used in the Batman films as they attend the inauguration of 'Warner Bros. Studeios Leavesden' near Watford, England in April 2013.
Britain's Prince Harry meets Hope Hillis as he attends the WellChild awards ceremony at the InterContinental Park Lane Hotel, London, Monday September 3, 2012.
Prince Harry joins Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in London on June 5, 2012 to conclude the four-day Diamond Jubilee celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of the Queen's accession to the throne.
Prince Harry and Duke of Cambridge William point at something as they attend the Diamond Jubilee Concert in London Monday June 4, 2012.
This November 2012 photo shows Prince Harry, or the Captain Wales as he is known in the British Army, perform a pre-flight check in southern Afghanistan during his 20-week deployment, where he served as an Apache helicopter pilot with the Army Air Corps.
Prince Harry waves to the crowd as he makes the journey by carriage in procession to Buckingham Palace following the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in London, April 2011.
Prince Harry sticks out his tongue as he jokes with a child during a visit to the Lesotho Child Counseling Unit in July of 2008 in Lesotho, where his charity works to put abused children into good homes.
Prince Harry, right, splashes through a puddle on his horse as teammate John Martin looks on during the polo test between Young England Team and the Young Australian Team in Richmond, Australia in 2003.
Prince Harry and his brother, Prince William ride a carriage to Buckingham Palace from the Horse Guards Parade where the Queen's Birthday parade, Trooping the Color, took place in London in June of 2003.
Prince Harry and brother Prince William stand with father Prince Charles of Wales on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in August 2000, during Queen Elizabeth, the Queen's mother's 100th birthday celebrations in London.
Prince Harry takes a walk at Eton College in Berkshire with his housemaster, Dr. Andrew Gailey in September of 1998.
Harry sits next to his mother, Princess Diana of Wales at the V-J Day celebrations in London in August of 1995.
Prince Harry stands and pretends to play the piano as his brother, Prince William giggles and covers his mouth at their home, Kensington Palace.
Baby Prince Harry is held by mother, Princess Diana of Wales among other royals on the balcony of Buckingham Palace following the 1988 Trooping the Colour in London.