After his anointing, Rafiki picks him up and presents Simba to all the animals in the Pridelands who had gathered to see him. Waking up one morning at dawn, he begs his father to show him the whole kingdom.
He was prone to overstepping his authority and attempting to order the other creatures of the Pridelands around.
He suffered serious emotional trauma when Scar, his uncle, murdered Mufasa through a twisted scheme directly involving the unsuspecting Simba.
Mufasa leaves to deal with the threat, forbidding Simba to come with him.
Disappointed, Simba returns to Pride Rock to find his uncle Scar.
In his adolescent years he started to grow more head hair.