Happy birthday Prince George

The young royal has grown over the past three years.
Prince George birthday

Today is Prince George’s third birthday.

To celebrate, we take a look at how much His Royal Cuteness has grown over the past three years.

From gorgeous newborn to protective big brother of Princess Charlotte, the little Prince is getting cuter by the day.

Click through for the most adorable moments from his first three years – the gallery continues after the video!

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Prince George was born at St Mary’s Hospital on July 22, 2013, weighing 8lb 6oz.

He was christened at Chapel Royal in St James’ Palace in London on October 23, 2013.

The prince was 3 months old on his christening day.

He joined his parents on their tour of New Zealand and Australia at 8 months old. He had a little smile for gathering officials as he arrived at Wellington Airport on April 7, 2014.

The prince enjoyed a Plunket nurse and parents’ group visit at Government House in Wellington on April 9, 2014. Despite all the toys around, he enjoyed playing with his mother’s hair!

He made lots of new friends on his play date in Wellington.

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The prince checked out the polo from the sidelines on June 15, 2014.

To mark the prince’s first birthday, he visited the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London.

He took a few steps at the butterfly exhibition.

Prince George sat for his official Christmas picture in a courtyard at Kensington Palace in 2014.

He waved for the cameras before going to meet his newborn baby sister on May 2, 2015.

On the balcony of Buckingham Palace, he waved to the crowd for Trooping the Colour on June 13, 2015.

He was excited for the plane flyover, making sure nobody missed it.

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He had a lot of fun on the sideline of a charity polo match where his dad and uncle Harry played, on June 14, 2015.

He even has a go at throwing the ball, of course without putting down his toy truck.

He walked to the church with his family for his baby sister’s christening on July 5, 2015.

The little Prince stoically gaurded his sister’s pram.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pose for a photo with their children Princess Charlotte and Prince George after the christening on Sandringham Estate. Image: Getty

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Prince George at Princess Charlotte Christening

In December 2015 the family posed for their official family Christmas card picture.

The prince had his first day of school in January 2016.

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Prince George on his first day at Norfolk Nursery

Princess Charlotte explodes into giggles next to her big brother.

The little Prince shook hands with Barack Obama in April 2016.

Even his robe is bespoke and embroidered with his name…

The Prince looks adorable on his very own stamp to commemorate his great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday.

George can be seen laughing behind a window at Buckingham Palace. Photo: Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty

George looked almost unable to contain his excitement while he and his dad chatted at Trooping the Colour.

One year older and wiser than his first Trooping the Colour, Prince George salutes the planes.

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Prince George looks absolutely delighted to be at the Royal International Air Tattoo.

George reportedly threw a royal tantrum after arriving at the show, but it didn’t last long.

The two princes, father and son, keenly observed all the air show action.

George made sure to keep his mum informed.

While getting a bit of engine know-how from his dad, here looking at a Red Arrow.

Even though he couldn’t see over the dashboard, he had a sit in the cockpit.

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