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This major incident caused a huge crack between the relation of Charles and Princess Diana.


Prince Charles may be the future king of England, but it’s no secret it was his ex-wife, Princess Diana, who captivated the masses.

 The Prince of Wales soon realised the fact that Diana’s popularity was increasingly growing. 

Princess Diana quickly became one of the most photographed people in the world. And her husband, Charles couldn’t help but feel overshadowed.

Lady Elizabeth Anson, Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, gave an interview saying:-

“Diana sort of metamorphosed into a very, very elegant blonde beauty. They did a visit to Wales which was the beginning of, for Charles, realising, they’ve come out to see my wife, they haven’t come out to see me”.

But according some other reports and one author, Charles’s jealously didn’t end with Diana’s fame.

Also read: Inside The Life Of Diana Before She Became A Royal.

Tom Bower, who penned an unauthorised biography on Charles, titled ‘Rebel Prince’, claimed that he felt usurped by the Middleton’s.

He even felt isolated from grandchildren, George and Charlotte. It was when William and Kate Middleton chose to spend Christmas with her parents rather than with the other royals.

This doesn’t end here. There are some more claims about Prince Charles.

Bower also claims that Charles wasn’t at ease when the couple chose to set up their home base in Norfolk. As it is miles away from his Highgrove residence. 

“Charles saw Kate and William as the new stars and feared he’d be in trouble”. Robert Higdon, the chief executive of Charles’ charity foundation in America, told this to Bower.

Back in 2017, Princess Diana’s biographer, Andrew Morton gave an interview saying:-

Also read: Charles Made A Joke After Harry’s Birth That Actually Broke Diana’s Heart.

“Princess Diana was enduring a lonely and miserable life inside the palace despite being adored by the public. Somehow, she continued to hope that things would get better with time”.

“Diana was hoping she would come to terms with this new life and move on. But she realised she was living a lie”.

However, she found a sense of happiness in her marriage with the birth of her two sons. The former couple welcomed Prince William in 1982, followed by Prince Harry in 1984.