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|His Royal Highness Prince Charles
Charles Philip Arthur George Windsor
Eight-year-old Prince Charles
enters a London, England, preparatory school on January
29, 1957. Formerly tutored in the royal palace, Charles
became the first British heir to the throne ever to enter
a preparatory school.
Prince Charles was made Prince of Wales on July 26, 1958.
As the world watched on
television, Charles was formerly invested as Prince of
Wales by his mother in the open interior of Caernarvon
Castle on July 1, 1969. The ceremony was designed the
Prince's uncle, the Earl of Snowden, to blend ancient
traditions with modern technology. The ceremony was
attended by 4,000 invited guests, and was covered by
dozens of television cameras.
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