Prince Charles

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Date of Birth November 14, 1948
Place of Birth London, England
Age 71 years old
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Charles, Prince of Wales

Charles, Prince of Wales, is the heir apparent to the British throne as the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II. He has been Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay since 1952, and he is the oldest and longest-serving heir apparent in British history. He is also the longest-serving Prince of Wales, having held that title since 1958. Charles was born at Buckingham Palace as the first grandchild of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. He was educated at Cheam and Gordonstoun schools, which his father, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, had attended as a child. Charles also spent a year at the Timbertop campus of Geelong Grammar School in Victoria, Australia. After earning a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Cambridge, Charles served in the Royal Air Force and Royal Navy from 1971 to 1976. In 1981, he married Lady Diana Spencer, and they had two sons: Prince William and Prince Harry. In 1996, the couple divorced following well-publicised extramarital affairs by both parties.

Born: November 14, 1948, Buckingham Palace, London
Issue: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex
House: Windsor
Father: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Mother: Elizabeth II
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About Prince Charles

Officially known as Charles, Prince of Wales, he is the longest-serving heir apparent in British history and the oldest heir apparent in 300 years. He was married to Diana, Princess of Wales from 1981 to 1996, then he married Camilla Parker Bowles in 2005.

Before Fame

He broke tradition by attending Trinity College at Cambridge University for his secondary education rather than receiving a private education and joining the armed forces.


The Scottish referred to him as the Duke of Rothesay and the Southern English knew him as the Duke of Cornwall; he became the longest serving heir-apparent in British history.

Family Life

He is the former husband of Princess Diana, and his sons are Prince William and Prince Harry. He married Camilla Parker Bowles in 2005.


He is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II.

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