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.
Daily Star's biggest headlines straight to your inbox!Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, turns eight today – which is a very significant birthday for the young Royal.It's also the same age his father started boarding school.His father, Prince William, went to Ludgrove School in Berkshire from the age of eight, as did his brother Prince Harry.Meanwhile, their father, Prince Charles, attended Gordonstoun School in Scotland when he was 13, as did his father, Prince Philip.According to The Mirror, Prince William and Kate Middleton may send him off to the Royal County of Berkshire, just a couple of hours outside London.Currently George attends Thomas's School in Battersea, south west London, where is friends reportedly.Read more on dailystar.co.uk