Prince George celebrates his sixth birthday on Monday (Image: GETTY)
Royal fans have followed Prince William and Kate’s eldest child every step of the way, from his first royal tour at the tender age of nine months to his debut on Buckingham Palace balcony alongside the Queen to his first day of school. Since being introduced to the world on the steps of the Lindo Wing on July 22, 2013, the third-in-line to the throne has warmed hearts time and time again when he appeared in pubic. The little scamp is known for his cheeky antics and ear-to-ear grin and it seems there’s never a dull moment when George is in sight.
Here are the best throwback photos of the little prince, who is due to head into Year 2 at his school, Thomas’s Battersea, in September.
On his tour of Australia and New Zealand in 2014, George showed a keen interest in a bilby he was introduced to at Taronga Zoo in Sydney.
The tot showed he was eager to get up close to the animal, also named George, but protective mum Kate kept him at a distance as a precaution.
When George took part in an organised playdate with other babies around his age in Wellington during the three-week tour, he showed he was anything but shy as he interacted with his newfound friends and entertained himself with a range of toys.
The tot was keen to get up close and personal to an Australian bilby (Image: GETTY)
George was thrilled to witness his first Trooping the Colour he could not couldn't contain himself (Image: GETTY)
Prince George looked adorable in his bedtime attire for his meeting with Barack Obama (Image: GETTY)
The little cutie made his debut on Buckingham Palace balcony in 2015 (Image: GETTY)
A photo released by Kensington Palace captured the moment the two-year-old was introduced to the then-US president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama.
He donned a personalised bathrobe, matching pyjamas and slippers for the occasion, an outfit which Mr Obama later joked was a “slap in the face” to his