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FILE - In this July 18, 1949 file photo, Prince Charles, foreground left, the eight-month-old son of Princess Elizabeth of England, left, and his father Philip, poses for a photo, on the Windlesham Moor, their summer residence, in Ascot, England. Prince Charles is readying the paperwork to claim his pension when he turns 65 Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, but he still hasn't started the job he was born to do. (AP Photo, File)
Photo gallery: Prince Charles over the years
First Published Nov 13 2013 07:37 am • Last Updated Nov 13 2013 09:53 am

Prince Charles turns 65 on Thursday, the usual retirement age for British workers, but he’s still waiting to take up the job he has been destined for since birth.

The eldest son of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has been heir to the throne for more than 60 years. Over the decades of waiting, he has become known for his strong opinions on topics such as education, architecture, religion, the environment, organic food and homeopathy.

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Here’s a gallery of images, from the prince’s childhood to the present day.




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