Charles, Prince of Wales is known for being the heir apparent to the British throne who became the Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay in 1952.
Charles Philip Arthur George
The Looney Prince
Buckingham Palace, London, England, United Kingdom
Clarence House, City of Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom
Charles, Prince of Wales received education from a governess named Catherine Peebles from the age of 5 to 8. Then, he studied at Hill House school, Cheam Preparatory School, and Gordonstoun School.
Later, in October 1967, he got enrolled at Trinity College, Cambridge and studied Anthropology, Archaeology, and History. He also attended the University College of Wales.
Member of the British Royal Family
- Father –
- Mother – (Queen of the United Kingdom)
- Siblings – Anne, Princess Royal (Younger Sister), Prince Andrew, Duke of York (Younger Brother), Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (Younger Brother)
- Others – Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (Paternal Grandfather), Princess Alice of Battenberg (Paternal Grandmother), George VI (Maternal Grandfather), Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (Maternal Grandmother), (Daughter-In-Law), (Grandson), (Granddaughter), Prince Louis of Cambridge (Grandson), (Daughter-In-Law), Archie Mountbatten-Windsor (Grandson)
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Charles, Prince of Wales has dated –
- Georgiana Russell
- Lucia Santa Cruz (1968-1970)
- Janet Jenkins (1970-1992)
- Dale Tryon (1974-1985)
- Davina Sheffield (1974-1976)
- Eva O’Neill (1975)
- Lady Jane Wellesley (1976-1977)
- Lady Sarah McCorquodale (1977)
- Susan George (1978-1979)
- Jane Ward (1979)
- Sabrina Guinness (1979)
- Anna Wallace (1980)
- Helga Wagner (1980)
- (1981-1996) – He married Diana Frances Spencer on July 29, 1981, in St Paul’s Cathedral and they were blessed with 2 sons – and . The duo had a tumultuous married life which attracted a lot of media attractions and they finally got divorced on August 28, 1996.
- Camilla Parker Bowles (2005-Present) – After dating for several years, the duo married in 2005 and Prince Charle became the stepfather of Tom Parker Bowles and Laura Lopes.
Race / Ethnicity
Charles, Prince of Wales is of European Royal, English, German, Hungarian, French, Anglo-Irish, Irish, Danish, Swedish, Swiss, Belgian, Dutch, Bohemian/Czech, Scottish, Lithuanian, Russian, and Polish descent.
Charles, Prince of Wales Favorite Things
- Food – Scrambled
Charles, Prince of Wales Facts
- He became the first heir apparent to attend school rather than have a private tutor.
- Prince Charles was baptized in the palace’s Music Room by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Geoffrey Fisher, on December 15, 1948.
- He has been the oldest and longest-serving heir apparent in British history.
- Being the monarch’s oldest son, he was automatically bestowed with the titles Duke of Cornwall, Duke of Rothesay, Earl of Carrick, Baron of Renfrew, Lord of the Isles, and Prince and Great Steward of Scotland.
- Having surpassed the record held by Edward VII, Prince Charles has been the longest-serving Prince of Wales, serving since 1958.
- He has served as the president of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
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Facts of Charles, Prince of Wales
- full nameCharles, Prince of Wales
- Date of Birth November 14, 1948
- Age 73 years 6 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 11
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- weight70 kg
- height5 ft 10 in