Prince Charles

His Royal Highness Prince Charles Full Name: Prince Charles [Charles Philip Arthur George]
Nationality: English

Profession: His Royal Highness
Why Famous: The eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II.

Prince Charles is the longest-serving heir apparent in British history, having held the position since 1952.

Born: November 14, 1948 (68 years old)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England

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Married Life

Historical Events in the Life of Prince Charles

  • 1981-02-24 Britain's Prince Charles announces engagement to Lady Diana Spencer
  • 1982-06-28 Prince Charles & Diana, Princess of Wales, name their baby "William"
  • 1984-05-17 Prince Charles calls proposed addition to the National Gallery, London, a "monstrous carbuncle on the face of a much-loved and elegant friend," sparking controversy on the role of the Royal Family and course of modern architecture.
  • 1988-03-10 Avalanche at Swiss Ski resort Klosters nearly kills Prince Charles
  • 1995-11-20 Princess Diana admits she cheated on Prince Charles in a TV interview
  • 2000-03-30 Richard Branson is knighted by Charles, Prince of Wales for "services to entrepreneurship" at Buckingham Palace, London
  • 2005-02-10 His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of Wales announces engagement to Camilla Parker Bowles
  • 2015-05-19 Historic first handshake between Prince Charles and Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at the National University of Ireland in Galway

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