Charles Philip Arthur George
Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George, born 14 November 1948), is the eldest child and, since 1952, heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Since 1958 his major title has been His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. He is also known as The Duke of Rothesay in Scotland and as The Duke of Cornwall in Cornwall. He is the longest-serving heir apparent in British ... more »
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''You have to give this much to the Luftwaffe: when it knocked down our buildings it did not replace them with anything more offensive than rubble. We did that.''Prince Charles (b. 1948), British royalty, Prince of Wales. Speech, December 2, 1987, at Mansion House, London.
Only the other day I was inquiring of an entire bed of old- fashioned roses, forced to listen to my ramblings on the meaning of the universe as I sat cross-legged in the lotus position in front of the...Prince Charles (b. 1948), British Prince of Wales. Daily Telegraph (London, November 15, 1988).
''Yes.... It became clear that the marriage had irretrievably broken down.''Prince Charles (b. 1948), British royal family member, Prince of Wales. New York Times, p. A12 (June 30, 1994). On BBC television, after admitting...
''The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisaslightly off balance.''Prince Charles (b. 1948), British Prince of Wales. quoted in Observer (London, Jan. 2, 1983).
''All the time I feel I must justify my existence.''Prince Charles (b. 1948), British Prince of Wales. Quoted in Observer (London, Jan. 2, 1983).