Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George; born 14 November 1948) is the heir apparent to the British throne as the eldest son of 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.
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has been described as being “instrumental” in trying to heal the rift between Prince Charles and his youngest son, Harry.
There’s been ongoing reports of a rift between Prince Harry and his family after he married actress Meghan Markle and relocated to America with their son Archie.
The royal pair have since welcomed a daughter named Lillibet, who was born in California last summer. As of December last year, Prince Charles reportedly hadn’t spoken to Harry in months, as was said to be “deeply hurt” by their strained relationship.
And things are said to be still not as they were between the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and Prince Charles – something which Camilla has reportedly tried to fix. “The situation with Harry was upsetting for all the family, and we mustn’t forget that they are a family,” an insider told Vanity Fair. “I know that Camilla did her best and was a tremendous sounding post and support for Charles, who was deeply troubled.” Then continued to claim Camilla“threw a hand of friendship out to Harry and Meghan at various points.Read more on ok.co.uk