New King Emerges In United Kingdom
The eldest child of the late Queen Elizabeth II, Charles, Prince of Wales, who at 73 is the oldest heir apparent in British history, becomes king of United Kingdom.
The longest-serving monarch in British history died aged 96, Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday.
All her children — Charles, Princess Anne, 72, Prince Andrew, 62, and Prince Edward, 58, flocked to her Scottish Highland retreat, Balmoral.
They were joined by Charles’s sons, Prince William, and his brother Prince Harry.