Prince George’s 10th Birthday Portrait Revealed: Photo

Prince George Portrait

Prince George
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Prince George is popping double digits — and the palace is commemorating the milestone with a brand-new portrait.

The picture, which was taken on the steps of Windsor Fortress, options the 10-year-old donning a blue checkered collared shirt and slacks and was launched on Friday, July 21, simply someday earlier than George’s official birthday.

The snap was taken by photographer Millie Pilkington, a change from his mom, Princess Kate, who has taken her son’s picture on his earlier birthdays. 

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, each 41, welcomed their firstborn in July 2013. Upon his delivery, George joined the royal line of succession and have become third in line for the throne behind his father and grandfather, King Charles III.

George and his siblings — Princess Charlotte, 8, and Prince Louis, 5 — every moved up a place following the demise of their great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, in September 2022 and presently sit as second, third and fourth in line for the throne, respectively. (Their uncle, Prince Harry, and his two youngsters, Prince Archie, 4, and Princess Lilibet, 2, observe the younger royals on the lineup.)

As George has grown up, the longer term king has taken on duty by taking care of his brother and sister. “George is a tough employee. He generally wants a nudge like all youngsters his age however he’s very good and proper up there on the prime of his class,” a supply solely instructed Us Weekly in July 2022. “He’s very protecting of his youthful siblings and goes out of his manner to assist his mom with the family chores, particularly when it earns him additional time on electronics!”

The insider went on to name the prince a “well-grounded, down-to-earth little boy,” and famous that George is “very sociable and may chat for hours about his favourite soccer gamers, plus he loves rugby, cricket, all types of sports activities actually.”

Prince George Looks All Grown Up in His Official 10th Birthday Royal Portrait

Prince George.
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Along with following in his father’s royal footsteps, George and his father have bonded over their related pursuits, in response to the supply.

A second insider revealed to Us one month later that William and Kate have been elevating their youngsters to be “conscious of their privileges” and “to be swish.” Moderately than “boast about their positions or have superiority complexes,” the insider stated the younger royals “deal with their friends with kindness and as equals.”

George’s tenth birthday comes after a slew of latest royal appearances. He performed a major half in Charles’ Might 6 coronation ceremony as one among his grandfather’s 4 Pages of Honour. Two days after the Westminster Abbey ceremony, George joined his dad and mom and siblings at The Large Assist Out volunteer occasion, at which Louis was seen devouring a number of s’mores.

One month after the coronation, George, Charlotte and Louis joined the royal household as soon as extra on the balcony of Buckingham Palace for Charles’ first official Trooping the Color ceremony. The siblings have been noticed making humorous faces all through the day. George confirmed off his enamel with a foolish smile as Louis puffed his cheeks whereas punching the air in pleasure whereas watching the Royal Air Power flyover.