Long Live the King!

When England's King Charles III was diagnosed with cancer in February 2024, I began to wonder about his place history and where his reign ranks. The result was a graphic that shows more than 1,200 years of royal history.



In February 2024, when it was announced that England’s King Charles III had an unspecified cancer diagnosis, I started wondering about where his reign ranked in historical terms. What resulted was a graphic that covers almost 1,200 years of royal history.