Prince Charles’ Related to Dracula

by Susan Waldrop, Staff Writer 538 views0

Prince Charles claims he is related to Dracula.

Prince Charles made the connection during a recent interview that will air as part of an upcoming TV show to promote the preservation of forests in Romania’s Transylvania region.  “I have a bit of a stake in the country,” the Prince said.

“The genealogy shows that I am descended from Vlad the Impaler,” Prince Charles said.

Son of the Dragon

DraculaVlad, also known as the Impaler means’ son of the dragon’ [Vlad’s father] was a member of the Order of the Dragon.

Vlad, 15th-Century Romanian warlord, also inspired the 1897 novel “Dracula” by Bram Stoker.

Charles said “Transylvania’s pristine landscapes and rural farming traditions make it a national treasure.” He  owns a home in the region.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

%d bloggers like this: