The Prince of Wales as a baby. His
birth at Buckingham Palace on
November 14, 1948 was
announced in a late-night BBC
Home ...
Prince Charles's younger
sister, Princess Anne, was
born at Clarence House on
August 15, 1950. The siblings
are pictured h...
The Prince of Wales celebrates his third birthday in 1951 at Buckingham Palace. He is pictured here with his
grandmother, ...
Princess Elizabeth watches her son Prince Charles play in his toy car at Balmoral in 1952. One of
thousands of gifts given...
The Prince of Wales is flanked by his mother and grandmother in this 1953 image. His mother had become
Queen the previous ...
The Prince of Wales attends the first stage of the European Horse Trials in Windsor Great Park in 1955. He is
accompanied ...
Prince Charles talks to his
father as he plays polo at
Windsor Great Park in
1956. As an adult, the
Prince raised more tha...
Prince Charles gives chase to an Ayrshire calf that broke away from him while he was holding it during his visit to the
da...
Prince Charles in 1958, the
year he turned 10. By this
stage he was being educated
at Cheam, the preparatory
school at Hea...
Prince Charles watches aircraft drop fuel tanks being repaired during his four hours on board HMS Eagle in
Weymouth, Dorse...
Prince Charles holds his baby brother in 1960. Prince Andrew was born at Buckingham Palace on
February 19 that year. The Q...
Prince Charles, Princess Anne and the Duke of Edinburgh are pictured during a visit to the
Acropolis in Athens, Greece, in...
Prince Charles plays 'Macbeth' in
1965. The Prince took part in a
number of plays while at
Gordonstoun.Picture: TS/Keyston...
Prince Charles and Princess Anne on a bamboo raft on the Rio Grande in Jamaica in 1966. The
Prince, then aged 18, was repr...
Prince Charles began life as an undergraduate
at the University of Cambridge on October 8
, 1967, the month before his 19t...
Prince Charles with
Princess Anne, the
Duke of
Edinburgh, Prince
Andrew, Prince
Edward and the
Queen at
Frogmore, Windsor
...
The investiture of the Prince of
Wales, in which a 20-year-old
Prince Charles receives the
insignia as the 21st Prince of
...
Prince Charles
goes on his first
royal tour of
Canada in 1970.
He is pictured
here wearing an
Eskimo parka at
Tuktoyaktuk ...
Prince Charles on board HMS Norfolk, serving on the guided missile destroyer in 1972.
The previous autumn he had participa...
Ready for lift off, Prince
Charles is pictured in his
helicopter at
Yeovilton, Somerset, in
1974. He had joined the
Royal ...
Prince Charles, then 26, chats to Camilla Parker Bowles, his future wife, at a polo match in July 1975. He
first met her f...
In February 1976, the Prince of Wales took up command of HMS Bronington. He relinquished
his command that December, on the...
Prince Charles
smokes a 'peace
pipe' at Stand
Off, Alberta, during a
royal tour of Canada
in 1977. He was
given the name '...
Prince Charles and Prince Andrew train for a parachute jump at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire in 1978. The Prince of
Wale...
Jane Priest, a 26-year-old model, hugs and
kisses Prince Charles on Cottesloe Beach
in Perth, Australia, in 1979. The pict...
Prince Charles marries Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul's Cathedral, London, on July
29, 1981. Their wedding was watched on t...
Diana, Princess of Wales, and Prince
Charles have their first son, Prince
William, on June 21, 1982. They are
pictured her...
Princess Diana and Prince Chares visit Fort Edmonton, Alberta during a Royal Tour to
Canada in 1983. The couple dressed in...
Princess Diana holds Prince Harry as she and Prince Charles leave the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital
in Paddington in 19...
Prince Charles vists a community
employment and training project in
Finsbury Park in 1987. More glamerous
events atttended...
Prince Charles dances at his 40th birthday
party in Birmingham in November 1988.
The celebration was held at the Aston
Man...
Prince Charles sketches on a river bank in Windsor in 1989. In 2013, an exhibition of
130 of his watercolour paintings of ...
Prince Charles leaves Cirencester
Hospital after a polo accident in 1990.
He broke his right arm following the
fall and ne...
Prince Charles and Princess Diana embark on a tour of South
Korea in 1992. It was to be their last joint overseas tour.Pic...
Jonathan Dimbleby interviews Prince Charles for 1994 documentary Charles, The
Private Man, The Public Role. Dimbleby quest...
Prince Charles, Prince William, Prince Harry and Earl Spencer attend the funeral of
Princess Diana in 1997. On top of the ...
The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker
Bowles make their first public appearance
together following a 50th birthday party ...
Prince Charles makes a guest appearance on Coronation Street in 2000 to celebrate the
programme's 40th anniversary. The ho...
The Prince of Wales signs a book of condolence at the American Embassy in London on
September 12, 2001 with American Ambas...
Prince Charles walks behind the Queen Mother's coffin as it enters Horse Guards
Parade during her funeral in 2002. The Pri...
Three generations of the Royal Family the Queen, Prince Charles and Prince
William - pose for a photograph on June
2, 2003...
Prince Charles and Prince William play a polo match at Smiths Lawn Polo Club in
Windsor in June 2004. Charles played polo ...
The Prince of Wales became the
first member of the royal family to
marry in a civil ceremony when he
wed Camilla Parker Bo...
On his 60th birthday the Prince of Wales visited Beckton Communite Centre. Joined by
The Duchess of Cornwall, the royal co...
The Prince of Wales visited Poundbury in 2009 to open the Weymouth Construction and Training Centre which teaches stone
ma...
The Prince of Wales praised the 'extraordinary' work of British soldiers in Afghanistan during a surprise visit to the
fro...
The Prince of Wales joins the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on April 29 2011 for official photographs in the Throne Room o...
65 Years of Prince Charles
65 Years of Prince Charles
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65 Years of Prince Charles
65 Years of Prince Charles
65 Years of Prince Charles
65 Years of Prince Charles
65 Years of Prince Charles
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  • Excepcional presentación, querida Magdalena.Un excelente álbum de fotos, ahora solo esperar que se consume lo de poder añadir la foto oficial con la corona de Inglaterra. Un abrazo.
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  • This presentation brings back many memories of the life of Prince Charles. Thank you Magdalena for creating this great presentation.
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  • Superb! Prince Charles has also been cute,thank you Magdalena,Have a nice weekend !
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  • Muy bueno Magdalena!! muchas gracias y besos.
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  • A brilliant presentation,fantastic photos and so well documented.

    Thank you and congratulations Magdalena,lots of hugs from me.

    Yes Charlie did it his way.
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65 Years of Prince Charles

  1. 1. The Prince of Wales as a baby. His birth at Buckingham Palace on November 14, 1948 was announced in a late-night BBC Home Service news item disclosing that Princess Elizabeth had been 'safely delivered of a prince.' Aged six months in this picture Prince Charles is held by his parents Princess Elizabeth, as she was then, and the Duke of Edinburgh. Their first child, he was second in line to the throne after his mother. He was christened Charles Philip Arthur George in the Music Room at Buckingham Palace by the then Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Geoffrey Fisher.Picture: PA
  2. 2. Prince Charles's younger sister, Princess Anne, was born at Clarence House on August 15, 1950. The siblings are pictured here in London with their parents in October of that year, when Prince Charles was nearly two and Princess Anne was two months old. Princess Anne was the only daughter born to the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh.Picture: AFP/GETTY
  3. 3. The Prince of Wales celebrates his third birthday in 1951 at Buckingham Palace. He is pictured here with his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth, grandfather, King George VI, and sister, Princess Anne. The King died in his sleep the following February at Sandringham, aged 56.Picture: GETTY
  4. 4. Princess Elizabeth watches her son Prince Charles play in his toy car at Balmoral in 1952. One of thousands of gifts given to the Prince by British manufacturers during his childhood, the aquamarine pedal car was said to be one of his favourite toys.Picture: Lisa Sheridan/Studio Lisa/Getty Images
  5. 5. The Prince of Wales is flanked by his mother and grandmother in this 1953 image. His mother had become Queen the previous year but her coronation ceremony was held in Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953. An estimated three million people lined the streets of London to catch a glimpse of her as she travelled to and from Buckingham Palace in the golden state coach.Picture: ITV/REX
  6. 6. The Prince of Wales attends the first stage of the European Horse Trials in Windsor Great Park in 1955. He is accompanied by the Queen, Queen Mother and Princess Margaret., the Queen's sister. The Prince later became a regular at Royal Ascot.Picture: Evening News /REX
  7. 7. Prince Charles talks to his father as he plays polo at Windsor Great Park in 1956. As an adult, the Prince raised more than £12 million for charity by playing polo, retiring from the game in November 2005 after more than 40 years on the field. He met his now-wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, at a polo match when he was 23.Picture: Daily Mail /REX
  8. 8. Prince Charles gives chase to an Ayrshire calf that broke away from him while he was holding it during his visit to the dairy farm at Balmoral Castle in 1957. The Queen has taken her family to Balmoral almost every year since becoming monarch. She founded the Balmoral fold of Highland Cattle in 1953 and it now has 29 cows.Picture: THE TIMES
  9. 9. Prince Charles in 1958, the year he turned 10. By this stage he was being educated at Cheam, the preparatory school at Headley, near Newbury, Berks, which his father attended from 1930 to 1933. The Prince of Wales spent five years there, from 1957 to 1962.Picture: AFP/GETTY
  10. 10. Prince Charles watches aircraft drop fuel tanks being repaired during his four hours on board HMS Eagle in Weymouth, Dorset, in 1959. He went on the visit with the Queen, and both shook hands with naval officers and watched preparations for aircraft launching. They also watched the rum ration being served.Picture: Photographic News Agencies
  11. 11. Prince Charles holds his baby brother in 1960. Prince Andrew was born at Buckingham Palace on February 19 that year. The Queen's second son was said to be a mischievous and charming child.Picture: Cecil Beaton/ALAMY
  12. 12. Prince Charles, Princess Anne and the Duke of Edinburgh are pictured during a visit to the Acropolis in Athens, Greece, in 1964. The visit also took in Malta, which gained independence from Britain that year.Picture: Reginald Davis/REX
  13. 13. Prince Charles plays 'Macbeth' in 1965. The Prince took part in a number of plays while at Gordonstoun.Picture: TS/Keystone USA/REX
  14. 14. Prince Charles and Princess Anne on a bamboo raft on the Rio Grande in Jamaica in 1966. The Prince, then aged 18, was representing the Queen at the Commonwealth Games. It was his first trip to the island but he returned there in 1993, 2000 and 2008.Picture: Reginald Davis/REX
  15. 15. Prince Charles began life as an undergraduate at the University of Cambridge on October 8 , 1967, the month before his 19th birthday. He is pictured here on his first day, wearing his blue silk Trinity College gown. The Prince read archaeology and anthropolgy in his first year but switched to history in his second year.Picture: PA
  16. 16. Prince Charles with Princess Anne, the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward and the Queen at Frogmore, Windsor , in 1968. In March and April of that year, the Prince spent time studying at archaeological sites in France and taking part in excavations in Jersey. In his first year exams at Cambridge that summer he was awarded a 2:1.Picture: Reginald Davis/REX
  17. 17. The investiture of the Prince of Wales, in which a 20-year-old Prince Charles receives the insignia as the 21st Prince of Wales from the Queen, takes place on July 1, 1969, at Caernarfon Castle in Wales. Some 4,000 guests gathered inside the medieval walls to watch the ceremony. Thousands more stood in the dry moat and outside the castle and millions around the world watched on television.
  18. 18. Prince Charles goes on his first royal tour of Canada in 1970. He is pictured here wearing an Eskimo parka at Tuktoyaktuk in the Northwest Territories. The tour was timed to coincide with the centennial of the Territories.Pictur e: Reginald Davis/REX
  19. 19. Prince Charles on board HMS Norfolk, serving on the guided missile destroyer in 1972. The previous autumn he had participated in a graduate entry scheme at the Royal Naval College in Dartmouth, Devon, as an Acting Sub-Lieutenant. He joined HMS Norfolk on November 5 1971.Picture: ITV/REX
  20. 20. Ready for lift off, Prince Charles is pictured in his helicopter at Yeovilton, Somerset, in 1974. He had joined the Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton for helicopter flying training on September 2, aged 25. He then pursued further helicopter training before joining 845 Squadron (Wessex V Commando Support Squadron).Picture: REX
  21. 21. Prince Charles, then 26, chats to Camilla Parker Bowles, his future wife, at a polo match in July 1975. He first met her four years earlier at a polo match at Windsor. They shared many interests, including a love of horses, polo and country pursuits. Camilla had married the cavalry officer Andrew Parker Bowles in 1973.Picture: REX
  22. 22. In February 1976, the Prince of Wales took up command of HMS Bronington. He relinquished his command that December, on the final day of his active service in the Royal Navy. On December 16 he paid a farewell call on the First Sea Lord.Picture: Haydn Jones/REX
  23. 23. Prince Charles smokes a 'peace pipe' at Stand Off, Alberta, during a royal tour of Canada in 1977. He was given the name 'Red Crow', an Indian Chief of the Kainai tribe. During the trip he made a formal speech at a ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of Treaty 7, an agreement between Queen Victoria and several tribes in Alberta, which promised the tribes annual payments.Picture: Reginald Davis/REX
  24. 24. Prince Charles and Prince Andrew train for a parachute jump at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire in 1978. The Prince of Wales was due to take on his role as Colonel-in-Chief to the Parachute Regiment so Sgt Glan Evans showed him the ropes. The Prince said at the time he felt he could not wear the Parachute Regiment's famous beret and wings badge without doing the course.Picture: Associated Newspapers /REX
  25. 25. Jane Priest, a 26-year-old model, hugs and kisses Prince Charles on Cottesloe Beach in Perth, Australia, in 1979. The picture spread around the world, appearing on the front page of almost every newspaper in the West. It was credited with helping give the Prince something of an image makeover.Picture: PROFILE PRESS/REX
  26. 26. Prince Charles marries Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul's Cathedral, London, on July 29, 1981. Their wedding was watched on television around the world by an estimated audience of 750 million. Lady Diana wore an Emanuel-designed ivory taffeta and antique lace gown, while Prince Charles wore the full dress uniform of a naval commander.Picture: REX
  27. 27. Diana, Princess of Wales, and Prince Charles have their first son, Prince William, on June 21, 1982. They are pictured here with him on August 4, 1982, the day of his christening. The ceremony was held in the music room of Buckingham Palace.Picture: Tim Graham/Getty Images
  28. 28. Princess Diana and Prince Chares visit Fort Edmonton, Alberta during a Royal Tour to Canada in 1983. The couple dressed in outfits typical of the Klondike region - an area in northwestern Canada where gold was discovered in the late nineteenth centuryPicture: Tim Graham/Getty Images
  29. 29. Princess Diana holds Prince Harry as she and Prince Charles leave the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington in 1984. Almost 30 years later, the Duchess of Cambridge would leave through the same entrance following the birth of Prince George.Picture: Tim Graham/Getty Images
  30. 30. Prince Charles vists a community employment and training project in Finsbury Park in 1987. More glamerous events atttended by the Prince that year included a tour of the Beriln Opera House with Princess Diana, where they met the Royal Ballet.Picture: Brendan Beirne/REX
  31. 31. Prince Charles dances at his 40th birthday party in Birmingham in November 1988. The celebration was held at the Aston Manor Road Transport Museum, which he formally opened that day.Picture: NILS JORGENSEN/REX
  32. 32. Prince Charles sketches on a river bank in Windsor in 1989. In 2013, an exhibition of 130 of his watercolour paintings of the English and Scottish countryside went on display in a collection called Life in Pictures.Picture: REX
  33. 33. Prince Charles leaves Cirencester Hospital after a polo accident in 1990. He broke his right arm following the fall and needed considerable treatment for his injury.Picture: REX
  34. 34. Prince Charles and Princess Diana embark on a tour of South Korea in 1992. It was to be their last joint overseas tour.Picture: REX
  35. 35. Jonathan Dimbleby interviews Prince Charles for 1994 documentary Charles, The Private Man, The Public Role. Dimbleby questioned the Prince about the collapse of his marriage, two years after he and Diana split in 1992.Picture: ITV/REX
  36. 36. Prince Charles, Prince William, Prince Harry and Earl Spencer attend the funeral of Princess Diana in 1997. On top of the coffin was a card to "Mummy" from one of her sons. The union jack on top of the palace was lowered to half mast for the first time ever.Picture: IAN JONES
  37. 37. The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles make their first public appearance together following a 50th birthday party at the Ritz for Mrs Parker Bowles' sister Annabel Elliott in 1999. The appearance dominated the front page of almost every national newspaper, whilst The Sun ran with the headline "Meet The Mistress".Picture: REX
  38. 38. Prince Charles makes a guest appearance on Coronation Street in 2000 to celebrate the programme's 40th anniversary. The hour-long episode featured a pre-recorded clip of the Prince in a television news bulletin meeting fictional character councillor Audrey Roberts.Picture: IAN JONES
  39. 39. The Prince of Wales signs a book of condolence at the American Embassy in London on September 12, 2001 with American Ambassador William Farrish, in memory of those killed by the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington.Picture: Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA
  40. 40. Prince Charles walks behind the Queen Mother's coffin as it enters Horse Guards Parade during her funeral in 2002. The Prince appeared to be on the verge of tears as the former Archbishop of Canterbury, George Carey, paid tribute to her "strength, dignity and laughter".Picture: STEPHEN LOCK
  41. 41. Three generations of the Royal Family the Queen, Prince Charles and Prince William - pose for a photograph on June 2, 2003, at Clarence House in London, before a dinner to mark the 50th anniversary of her Coronation.Picture: Kirsty Wigglesworth / WPA s
  42. 42. Prince Charles and Prince William play a polo match at Smiths Lawn Polo Club in Windsor in June 2004. Charles played polo for more than 40 years before recently retiring. Other sporting interests of the Prince's include racing, scuba diving and sailing.Picture: Rupert Hartley/REX
  43. 43. The Prince of Wales became the first member of the royal family to marry in a civil ceremony when he wed Camilla Parker Bowles at Windsor Guildhall on April 9 2005. Although absent from the wedding, the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh attended the blessing at St George's Chapel and held a reception for the couple at Buckingham Palace. The wedding had been postponed for 24 hours so that the Prince of Wales could attend the funeral of Pope John Paul II.Picture: Ian Jones
  44. 44. On his 60th birthday the Prince of Wales visited Beckton Communite Centre. Joined by The Duchess of Cornwall, the royal couple met a large number of Trust volunteers and those who have been helped by the organisation. As a gift, the Queen allowed a 41-gun salute to mark the his birthday in London's Hyde Park The Prince also received a birthday cake from the Sun newspaper which was decorated with a picture of a national travel bus pass.Picture: REX
  45. 45. The Prince of Wales visited Poundbury in 2009 to open the Weymouth Construction and Training Centre which teaches stone masonry, conservation and architectural stonework. The centre, which attracts students from across the world also offers heritage-based courses including roof thatching, dry stone walling and lime. The Prince visited an African hut built by the students from the training centre before it was shipped to Southern Sudan as part of a construction project for a new school in the Kadugli region.Picture: REX
  46. 46. The Prince of Wales praised the 'extraordinary' work of British soldiers in Afghanistan during a surprise visit to the frontline in Helmand Province in March 2010. The Prince, a Colonel in Chief of 10 regiments, spent the night at Camp Bastion in Helmand where he donned desert fatigues, helmet and goggles for the journey by helicopter to Nad e-Ali and Lashkar Gah. During the visit the Prince, who ate with soldiers in the canteen at Camp Bastion and slept in a regulation Army bed, also visited bomb disposal officers who are training their Afghan counterparts, and was given a demonstration of mine clearing equipment.Picture: EPA/MASSOUD HOSSAINI / POOL
  47. 47. The Prince of Wales joins the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on April 29 2011 for official photographs in the Throne Room of Buckingham Palace, on the occasion of their wedding. At the reception the Prince described the Duchess as the daughter he had never had and admitted: ‘We are lucky to have her.’ During his speech he also found time to crack jokes about his eldest son and his famously thinning hairline. Up to a million people took to the streets of central London to celebrate the wedding. The wedding party: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (centre), Front row (left to right): Miss Grace van Cutsem, Miss Eliza Lopes, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, HM The Queen, The Hon. Margarita Armstrong-Jones, Lady Louise Windsor, Master William Lowther-Pinkerton. Back Row (left to right): Master Tom Pettifer, HRH The Duchess of Cornwall, HRH The Prince of Wales, HRH Prince Henry of Wales, Mr Michael Middleton, Mrs Michael Middleton, Mr James Middleton, Miss Philippa Middleton.Picture: Hugo Burnand/Clarence House/PA Wire
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