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What to Know About King Charles III’s Coronation Ceremony

Buckingham Palace just announced the official coronation details for the new king, and things are already moving faster than anticipated. On Tuesday, the Palace confirmed that King Charles III‘s coronation will take place on Saturday, May 6, 2023, at Westminster Abbey in London. While the location is not surprising given that British royals have been … Read more

King Charles III’s Coronation Date Revealed: Everything to Know

Making it official. King Charles III immediately assumed his rightful place as sovereign upon Queen Elizabeth II’s death at the age of 96 in September, and his coronation date has finally been set. According to a press release from Buckingham Palace, the coronation — which is set to take place on May 6, 2023 — … Read more

King Charles to have scaled-back coronation next May

King Charles III will be crowned on Saturday May 6 next year in what is expected to be a scaled-back coronation that takes into account the straitened times in which Britain finds itself. The Archbishop of Canterbury will conduct the ceremony at Westminster Abbey, where coronations have taken place for nearly 1,000 years, and will … Read more

From coronation to funeral: Bookends to the life of a Queen, and a generation

It has become a kind of badge of honor among baby boomers to recall how they watched on tiny black-and-white television sets on that day in June 1953, when Elizabeth II was crowned as postwar Britain’s first and thus far only queen. It almost seemed as if an army had gathered around grainy screens set … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral Is Where She Had Coronation, Wedding

Queen Elizabeth II was honored with a state funeral at Westminster Abbey, which also served as the backdrop for several important milestones from her reign as queen of England. The late sovereign was laid to rest on Monday, September 19, with a ceremonial procession and service at Westminster Abbey in London. The proceedings began as … Read more

Will Harry and Meghan Join Charles on the Balcony for Coronation?

Next in line. King Charles III’s official coronation will not take place for several months, but many are already wondering whether Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will join the rest of the family on the Buckingham Palace balcony for the occasion. “If Charles can make it happen, I think they will,” royal author Christopher Andersen … Read more

China sets October start for congress seen as Xi coronation

China’s ruling Communist Party will hold its five-yearly congress beginning on October 16, with Xi Jinping poised to secure an historic third leadership term and cement his place as the country’s most powerful leader since Mao Zedong. The Politburo announced on Tuesday the start date for the congress, which typically lasts about a week and … Read more