Heir apparent and Prince of Wales
Prince Charles Rank
Prince Charles Rank
About Prince Charles
Charles, Prince of Wales is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II and as such the heir apparent to the British throne. Additional regal positions that he holds are Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay. Prince Charles was born in 1948 and has held official royal positions since 1952. Since then, he has set a number of outstanding records. For instance, he has been heir apparent as well as Prince of Wales longer than any of his predecessors.
Prince Charles is known for being an active environmentalist as well controversially innovative in some of the ways he looks at improving the world. Indeed he has been unconventional since childhood - for instance, opting to attend secondary school as opposed to home tutelage, which is royal tradition. Additionally, Prince Charles possesses quite an extensive bibliography as an author and coauthor. Furthermore, he holds notable positions in over 400 organizations, including charities.Family Life
In 2005, Prince Charles married Camilla Parker Bowles. Before that, he was married to the late Diana, Princess of Wales (1961-1997). He and Diana had two children together, namely Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex.
Prince Charles’s exceptional humanitarian activities earned him the Editor’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Services to Philanthropy at the 2018 GQ Men of the Year Awards.
On the 7th of March 2019, the Buckingham Palace celebrated the 50th anniversary of Charles’s inauguration as Prince of Wales. Several notable personalities were present at the event. That same month, Prince Charles became the first member of the British Royal family to visit Cuba after he and the Duchess of Cornwell made an official visit to the Caribbean nation.
Charles’ graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cambridge in 1970 made him the first heir of the British monarchy to earn a university degree.
Prince Charles loves the game of football, and he is an avid supporter of the English football club, Burnley FC, which is based in Lancashire.
Famous quotes by Prince Charles
Father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes.Prince Charles
Something as curious as the monarchy won't survive unless you take account of people's attitudes. After all, if people don't want it, they won't have it.Prince Charles
Prince Charles' Popularity
Prince Charles is a famous Heir apparent and Prince of Wales, who was born on November 14, 1948. As a person born on this date, Prince Charles is listed in our database as the 5th most popular celebrity for the day (November 14) and the 6th most popular for the year (1948).
People born on November 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Prince Charles is the 89th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Prince Charles' birthday, Prince Charles ranks 2nd in famous people born in London, UK.
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