Nov. 1-8, 2005 - Makes his first official visit to the United States since 1994.

October 2006 - Announces plans for second multi-faith coronation ceremony, if/when he is made king to include all non-Christian faiths and that Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, be crowned queen at the same time.

Jan. 27, 2007 - Receives the Global Environmental Citizen Award from the Harvard Medical School Center for Health and the Global Environment, presented by Al Gore.

March 2009 - Is voted the best-dressed man in the world by the British edition of Esquire magazine. U.S. President Barack Obama comes in fourth.

May 6, 2009 - Releases video, "The Prince's Rainforest Awareness Campaign", starring celebrities, children, his sons, himself, and Kermit the Frog, with each is a large digital frog.

Nov. 16, 2010 - Announces the engagement of eldest son, Prince William to longtime girlfriend Kate Middleton.

Dec. 9, 2010 - Student demonstrators breach security on the streets of London's West End and attack the 1977 Rolls-Royce Phantom VI carrying the Prince and the Duchess of Cornwall to a performance at the London Palladium. The couple escapes any physical harm. The students are protesting the hike in tuition fees.

May 8, 2013 - Attends the opening of Parliament for the first time in 17 years. This is first time he and the Duchess of Cornwall have attended the opening together.