After a 70-year-long heirship, Prince Charles finally becomes king next month.
Following the passing of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II late last year, Prince Charles has become the king of the United Kingdom.
His official title is now His Majesty King Charles III.
Charles is the oldest monarch to assume the British throne. At age 73, he has endured the longest-ever wait to become King.
His official coronation will take place on May 6, 2023, at Westminster Abbey in London.
Here are some of the major highlights and milestones of King Charles III’s life and career, so far: