Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, became king with Queen Elizabeth’s death.
Elizabeth died Thursday afternoon, passing the crown on to her eldest son.
Charles, the eldest child of Elizabeth and Philip, became the King of England immediately upon his mother's death.
Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, here is what is expected to happen next.
After King Charles III, who's next in line for the throne?
The recent death of the British monarch leaves many questions about the current line of succession.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall seemed to combine their social media accounts after Queen Elizabeth II's death — more