Fun Fact: George II and George III

The British king George II disliked his own son Prince Frederick so much that he didn’t spend much time with his own grandchildren. When the Prince of Wales died before the King, he took far more greater interest in his grandson who he quickly made the new Prince of Wales. He would take the throneContinue reading “Fun Fact: George II and George III”

Fun Fact: First Prince of Wales To Not Become King

The heir apparent of the English (now British) throne has been known as the Prince of Wales since 1240. However there were times that the Prince of Wales would never become King. The first prince to do so was King Edward III’s son. Prince Edward died a year before his father, so his son becameContinue reading “Fun Fact: First Prince of Wales To Not Become King”