London prepares for historic coronation of King Charles III (18 images)
By Wade Sheridan
Britain's King Charles III will be coronated in a grand and historic ceremony on Saturday in London. People from around the world are camping outside Buckingham Palace and other locations in anticipation. Charlres succeeds his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, whose reign lasted 70 years until her death last year.
King Charles III shakes hands with members of the public during an impromptu walkabout in London a day before his coronation on May 5, 2023. Photo by Hugo Philpott/UPI