Today marks a historic day in the United Kingdom as Prince Charles has officially become King Charles III. Charles, who is 73 years old, was given the title of Prince of Wales when he was just nine years old. He has now ascended to the throne following the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth.
The coronation of King Charles III will take place on 08-Sept-2022. Until then, Charles will be known as the King-in-Waiting. This is a title given to the heir apparent to the throne, and it is traditionally held until the coronation.
Despite speculation that Charles would change his name upon becoming king, he will be known as King Charles III. This is in keeping with the tradition of British monarchs taking the same name as their predecessors. Charles is the third monarch to bear the name Charles, following Charles I and Charles II.
Charles has already begun to take on the responsibilities of the monarchy, and is expected to continue to do so until his coronation. He has already met with the Prime Minister and other members of the government to discuss the transition of power.
Charles is expected to be a popular king, as he has been a beloved figure in the United Kingdom for many years. He is known for his commitment to charitable causes and his dedication to public service. He is also an avid environmentalist, and has spoken out about the need to protect the planet.
As King Charles III, Charles will be the head of state of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. He will be responsible for upholding the laws of the land and representing the country in international affairs. He will also be the Supreme Governor of the Church of England.
Charles is sure to make his mark on the monarchy and the United Kingdom. He will be the first king to ascend to the throne in over 70 years, and his reign is sure to be one of progress and prosperity. We look forward to the coronation of King Charles III on 08-Sept-2022.