Charles Michael studied at the University of Strasbourg and gained a PhD. As he was born into the Russian branch of the Grand Ducal house of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Charles Michael and his older brother Duke George Alexander, both served in the Russian Imperial Army with Charles Michael achieving the rank of Lieutenant General.
Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (23 February 1708 – 5 June 1752) was a member of the Strelitz branch of the House of Mecklenburg. He was the father to Charlotte, Queen of the United Kingdom and Hanover and Adolphus Frederick IV, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz .
Adolphus Frederick VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1882–1918). Duke Karl Borwin of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Karl Borwin Christian Alexander Arthur, Herzog von Mecklenburg-Strelitz;  10 October 1888 – 24 August 1908); killed in a duel with his brother-in-law Count George Jametel, defending his sister's honor.
Charles Frederick, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp: 4. Peter III of Russia: 9. Grand Duchess Anna Petrovna of Russia: 2. Paul I of Russia: 10. Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst: 5. Catherine II of Russia: 11. Princess Johanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp: 1. Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia: 12. Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg: 6.
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, KG, GCMG, GCVO, CD, ADC (Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick; born 9 October 1935) is a member of the British royal family. Queen Elizabeth II and Edward were first cousins through their fathers, King George VI , and Prince George, Duke of Kent .
Prince Michael of Kent, GCVO, CD, KStJ (Michael George Charles Franklin; born 4 July 1942) is a member of the British royal family, who is 51st in the line of succession to the British throne as of September 2022. Prince Michael is the younger son of Prince George, Duke of Kent, and Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark.
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