The coronation ceremony of King Charles III 

A first since 2 June 1953 when Queen Elizabeth II was crowned, 

after the death of his mother Queen Elizabeth II on 8 September 2022.  

The 74-year-old Charles is the oldest sovereign to take the throne 

Charles will have a shorter reign as king given his age. 

Prince andrew: spent the first 22 years of his life as second in line to the throne 

All the best moments of Prince William and Kate's kids at the coronation

Prince William kisses emotional King Charles III during coronation ceremony

Charles, who looked emotional, nodded to William and said: “Amen.” 

millions of people around the world watched King Charles and Queen Camilla crowned at yesterday's Coronation.