The Queen's 2022 Platinum Jubilee statement, which revealed it was her "sincere wish" Camilla should be known as queen consort on her death, ended almost two decades of uncertainty.
Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, became king after Queen Elizabeth II’s death.
Here's a look at the royal line of succession to the British throne.
The wife of a king usually assumes the title of queen. For Camilla Parker Bowles, this wasn't a given.
Prince Charles automatically became the monarch after Queen Elizabeth II’s death Thursday.
After seven decades, the United Kingdom has a new woman to call queen
While the wife of a king is traditionally crowned queen, the question of what title Camilla would hold when Charles became king had been a tricky one for many years.
In February, Queen Elizabeth II said it was her “most sincere wish that, when the time comes, Camilla will be known as Queen Consort as she continues her own loyal service"
What does the Queen Consort mean?