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King Charles Biography
King Charles III (Charles Philip Arthur George) On may 6 2023. Was crownwed in a coronation celebration that additional legalizes the british royal change.
Charles III briefly went to Cheam School (primary) , a private boarding school in Berkshire, England. He then transfered to Gordonstoun School, another private boarding school in Moray, Scotland. Where he successfully completed his studies and graduated.
Subsequently, he returned to the United Kingdom to pursue his education at Trinity College, Cambridge. And successfully obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Age I Birthday I How old is King Charles ?
King Charles III was born on November 14, 1948. He is 75 years old.
Family I Queen Elizabeth II king charles III
King Charles III’s parents are Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh also grandson of King George VI. His Offspring are Anne, Princess Royal, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex.
King Charles wedding I Wife I Children
In 1980, King Charles began dating Princess Diana. And their colorful wedding took place at St. Paul’s Cathedral on July 29, 1981. The couple welcomed their first son, Prince William, on June 21, 1982, followed by another son two years later.
In 1996, Diana filed for divorce following allegations of Prince Charles having an affair with Camilla. Which her husband confirmed to be true. Tragically, in 1997, she was killed in a car accident in Paris along with her companion, Dodi Al-Fayed, and their driver, Henri Paul.
On April 9, 2005, The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles tied the knot in a civil ceremony at the Guildhall in Windsor. Following the wedding, Mrs. Parker Bowles was granted the title of The Duchess of Cornwall.
King Charles Cornation
Charles was crowned in Westminster Abbey, the same location every British monarch has been crowned for over 900 years.
The coronation took place on May 6, 2023, at 11 am London time. In the US, that’s 6 am Eastern time and 3 am Pacific time. All major networks in the US and the UK have been broadcasting the events.
The occusion begun shortly before the service with the King’s Procession. On that morning Charles and his wife Camilla travelled from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey in the Diamond Jubilee State Coach. As they arrived the cornation begun shortly, which was led by the current Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby.
First was the recognition. The archbishop presents the monarch to the assembly gathered in the abbey. They shout, “God save the king!” and trumpets sound.
Second, the archbishop administers the oath, in which the monarch sworn to uphold the law and the Church of England. Third comes the anointing, with the archbishop painting the monarch with holy oil, symbolizing the king’s consecration as monarch by God.
Traditionally, the anointing is considered too sacred to show to the public, so it’s likely that Charles was veiled from the cameras with a canopy of gold cloth during this portion of the proceedings.
In the investiture, the king sat on the Coronation Chair to receive the presentation of the Royal Orb, the two Sovereign’s Sceptres, and the crown.
The sixth and final step in the ceremony was closing procession,where Charles and Camilla left Westminster Abbey and go back to Buckingham Palace.
King Charles Net worth
Estimators estimate the King’s net worth to be around £1.8 billion.