Prince of Wales

1301 Edward II Created Prince of Wales

1361 Marriage of Edward "The Black Prince" and Joan "The Fair Maid of Kent"

1460 Act of Accord 39 Hen VI

1471 Edward V created Prince of Wales

1483 Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales

1490 Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

1504 Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales

1610 Prince Henry invested as Prince of Wales and Earl Chester

1616 Investiture of Charles as Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales is in Royalty of England Great Britain and the United Kingdom.

In 1240 Dafydd ap Llewellyn Aberffraw Prince of Wales 1212-1246 (27) was created as Prince of Wales. Isabella "Lady of Snowdon" Braose Princess Wales 1222-1248 (18) by marriage Princess of Wales.

Edward II Created Prince of Wales

On 07 Feb 1301 King Edward II of England (16) was created Prince of Wales by his father Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 (61); the first English heir to receive the title. He was created Earl Chester 5C 1301 the same day.

On 12 May 1343 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince of Wales 1330-1376 (12) was created Prince of Wales.

Marriage of Edward "The Black Prince" and Joan "The Fair Maid of Kent"

On 10 Oct 1361 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince of Wales 1330-1376 (31) and Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Princess Wales 1328-1385 (33) were married at Windsor Castle. They were half first cousins once removed. He a son of King Edward III England. She a granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307. She by marriage Princess of Wales. His first wife, her second (or third depending on how you count them) husband. She had four children already. They had known each other since childhood. Thirty-one and thirty-three respectively. A curious choice for the heir to the throne; foreign princesses were usual. They were married nearly fifteen years and had two children.

In 1399 Henry V King England 1386-1422 (12) was created Prince of Wales.

In 1454 Edward of Westinster Prince of Wales 1453-1471 was created Prince of Wales at Windsor Castle.

Act of Accord 39 Hen VI

On 25 Oct 1460 Parliament enacted the Act of Accord 39 Hen VI by which Richard 3rd Duke York (49) was declared heir to Henry VI King England II King France 1421-1471 (38) disinheriting Edward of Westminster (7). At the same Parliament on 31 Oct 1460 Richard 3rd Duke York (49) was created Prince of Wales, Earl Chester, Duke Cornwall and Lord Protector.

Edward V created Prince of Wales

On 26 Jun 1471 Edward, the future Edward V was created Prince of Wales. Thomas Vaughan Master 1410-1483 (61) was knighted.

1876. John Everett Millais Painter Baronet 1829-1896. "The Two Princes". An imagined portrait of the Princes in the Tower Edward V King England 1470- and Richard of Shrewsbury 1st Duke York 1473-.

Edward of Middleham created Prince of Wales

On 08 Sep 1483 Edward York Prince of Wales 1473-1484 (9) was created Prince of Wales, Earl Chester 6C 1483 at York Minster. His parents Richard III (30) and Anne Neville (27) attended as did Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire 1470-1499 (13). Edward "Last Plantagenet" York 17th Earl Warwick 1475-1499 (8) and John York 1471-1499 (12) were knighted.

Arthur Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 27 Feb 1490 Arthur Tudor Prince of Wales 1486-1502 (3) was created Prince of Wales at Westminster Palace.
Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr 5th Baron West 1457-1525 (33) was appointed Knight of the Bath.

Around 1500. Unknown Painter. Portrait of Arthur Tudor Prince of Wales 1486-1502.

Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 18 Feb 1504 Henry VIII (12) was created Prince of Wales and Earl Chester 8C 1504. John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (24) was created as Knight of the Bath. Richard Empson 1450-1510 (54) was knighted.

1536 Hans Holbein The Younger Painter 1497-1543. Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.1540 Hans Holbein The Younger Painter 1497-1543. Miniature portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.Around 1525 Unknown Painter. Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547.

Prince Henry invested as Prince of Wales and Earl Chester

On 01 Jun 1610 Prince Frederick (16) was created Prince of Wales and Earl Chester 10C 1610. Peregrine Bertie 1584-1639 (26) was appointed Knight of the Bath.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince of Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.After 07 Feb 1612 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Princess Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662. Elizabeth's standing collar of reticella is worked with the Royal coat of arms with its lion and unicorn supporters. She wears a gown of Italian silk brocade. The black armband is thought to be a sign of mourning for her brother Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales who died on 07 Feb 1612.

Investiture of Charles as Prince of Wales

On 04 Nov 1616 Charles I King England Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (15) was created Prince of Wales. Robert Radclyffe 5th Earl of Sussex 1573-1629 (43) carried the Purple Ermined Robe.
James Wriothesley 1605-1624 (11), brothers Robert Howard 1584-1653 (32) and William Howard, George Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley 1601-1658 (15), Henry Carey 1st Viscount Falkland 1575-1633 (41) and John Cavendish -1618 were appointed Knight of the Bath.

In 1633 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of Charles I King England Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 known as Charles I with M.De St Antoine.Around 1637 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of Charles I King England Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649.Around 1580 based on a work of 1565.Unknown Painter. Portrait of Robert Radclyffe 5th Earl of Sussex 1573-1629 wearing his Garter Collar and holding the Lord Treasurer Staff of Office.Around 1600. Unknown Painter. Portrait of Henry Carey 1st Viscount Falkland 1575-1633.

On 29 Jul 1981 Charles Windsor Prince of Wales 1948- (32) and Diana Spencer Princess Wales 1961-1997 (20) were married at St Paul's Cathedral. He a son of Elizabeth II Queen United Kingdom 1926-. She by marriage Princess of Wales.