WALES, PRINCE OF
- title borne by eldest son of the English monarch; first conferred in 1301 on eldest son of Edward I. after subjugation of Wales (1282); since 1901 borne by Prince George, formerly Duke of York; entered the navy in 1877, and attained the post of commander in 1890; became heir of the throne on death of his brother, Duke of Clarence (1892); married Princess Mary of Teck (1893), and has by this marriage four sons and a daughter; b. 1865.
The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. James Wood. 1907.
Look at other dictionaries:
Wales, Prince of — Title of the heir apparent to the British throne. In 1301 Edward I of England granted it to his son Edward after conquering Wales and executing the last native Welsh prince (1283). Since that time most of the eldest sons of English sovereigns… … Universalium
Wales, Prince of — see Prince of Wales; Charles, Prince … Useful english dictionary
Harry of Wales, Prince — ▪ British prince in full Prince Henry Charles Albert David born Sept. 15, 1984, London, Eng. younger son of Charles, prince of Wales, and Diana, princess of Wales. Like his older brother, Prince William (William of Wales, Prince),… … Universalium
William of Wales, Prince — ▪ British prince in full William Arthur Philip Louis Windsor born June 21, 1982, Paddington, London, England elder son of Charles, prince of Wales, and Diana, princess of Wales, and second in line (after Charles) to the British throne.… … Universalium
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge — Prince William redirects here. For other uses, see Prince William (disambiguation). Prince William Duke of Cambridge (more) HRH The Duke of Cambridge in Ottawa, July … Wikipedia
Prince of Wales — ( cy. Tywysog Cymru) is a title traditionally granted to the Heir Apparent to the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom (and formerly the Kingdom of Great Britain and before that the Kingdom of England). The current Prince of Wales is Prince… … Wikipedia
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn — Prince Edward Duke of Kent and Strathearn Duke of Kent and Strathearn … Wikipedia
Prince of Wales (Begriffsklärung) — Prince of Wales steht für: einen englischen Titel, siehe Prince of Wales die Prinsen af Wales Bjerge, ein Bergmassiv in Grönland Prince of Wales tea blend, eine Teemischung Prince of Wales (Cocktail), Cocktail mit Champagner Prince of Wales… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Prince Harry of Wales — For Princes of Wales called Henry, see Henry, Prince of Wales (disambiguation). For the Blackadder character, see Harry, Prince of Wales (Blackadder). Prince Harry … Wikipedia
Prince Henry of Wales — Infobox British Royalty|royal name = Prince Henry title = Prince Henry of Wales imgw = 220 full name = Henry Charles Albert David As a titled royal, Harry holds no surname, but, when one is used, it is Mountbatten Windsor (or, more colloquially,… … Wikipedia