5. King Charles III was just 9 years old when he was officially given the title of Prince of Wales.
6. In 1976, Charles founded The Prince’s Trust, which helps 11-30 year-olds gain education and career opportunities. He had used his Navy severance pay — £7,400 — to fund 21 community initiatives nationwide, which became the charity’s pilot projects.
7. In 1971, Charles embarked on a career in the Royal Navy. He qualified as a helicopter pilot,