NOBLEMAN

Charles, Prince of Wales

1948 - Today

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Charles III (Charles Philip Arthur George; born 14 November 1948) is King of the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms. He acceded to the throne on 8 September 2022 upon the death of his mother, Elizabeth II. He was the longest-serving heir apparent in British history and, at the age of 73, is the oldest person to assume the British throne. Charles was born in Buckingham Palace during the reign of his maternal grandfather, King George VI. When Charles was three years old, his grandfather died and his mother ascended the throne, making him the heir apparent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles, Prince of Wales has received more than 62,527,947 page views. His biography is available in 96 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 93 in 2019). Charles, Prince of Wales is the 13th most popular nobleman (up from 14th in 2019), the 50th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 59th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Nobleman.

Charles, Prince of Wales is most famous for being the heir to the British throne. He is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

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  • 96

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.14

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  • 4.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among NOBLEMEN

Among noblemen, Charles, Prince of Wales ranks 13 out of 842Before him are Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Margrethe II of Denmark, Akihito, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, and William the Conqueror. After him are Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Albert, Prince Consort, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Lucrezia Borgia, Juan Carlos I of Spain, and Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1948, Charles, Prince of Wales ranks 1After him are Al Gore, Jean Reno, Gérard Depardieu, Samuel L. Jackson, Svetlana Alexievich, Jean-Michel Jarre, Terry Pratchett, Cat Stevens, Eckhart Tolle, Ozzy Osbourne, and Sauli Niinistö.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Charles, Prince of Wales ranks 50 out of 7,765Before him are Bertrand Russell (1872), Sean Connery (1930), Francis Drake (1540), Daniel Defoe (1660), Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother (1900), and David Ricardo (1772). After him are John Major (1943), Oliver Cromwell (1599), Thomas Robert Malthus (1766), Alfred the Great (849), Cecil Rhodes (1853), and John Stuart Mill (1806).

Among NOBLEMEN In United Kingdom

Among noblemen born in United Kingdom, Charles, Prince of Wales ranks 4Before him are Elizabeth II (1926), Henry VIII of England (1491), and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother (1900). After him are Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon (1930), Harold Harefoot (1016), Diana, Princess of Wales (1961), Edward VII (1841), Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom (1857), Henry IV of England (1367), Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), and Edward the Black Prince (1330).