Camilla Parker Bowles
Prince Charles met Camilla Shand, later Parker Bowles and currently the Duchess of Cornwall in 1971.
After an 18-month relationship sadly, in 1973, their relationship came to an end, shortly after Charles travelled overseas to join the Royal Navy.
Upon his return, Charles and Camilla did not rekindle their relationship and in July 1973, Camilla married British Army officer Andrew Parker Bowles.
Camilla is the eldest child of Major Bruce Shand and his wife Rosalind Cubitt, the daughter of Roland Cubitt, 3rd Baron Ashcombe.
She grew up in East Sussex and South Kensington and was educated in England, Switzerland and France.
In 1972, she married Andrew Parker Bowles and they had two children together.
Throughout her marriage to her first husband, Camila was romantically involved with Prince Charles
In 1995, Andrew and Camilla divorced and in 2005, Charles and Camilla wed in a civil marriage at Windsor Guildhall, which was followed by a televised Anglican blessing at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Today, she assists the Prince of Wales on his official duties and charity work, raising awareness for rape, sexual abuse, literacy, poverty and osteoporosis.