12 Throwback Pictures of Prince Harry in Honor of His 35th Birthday
Happy birthday, Prince Harry!
The Duke of Sussex turns 35 years old today and in honor of his birthday, we are looking at throwback pictures of him as a child, teen, and young adult.
For other pictures of the royal family, check out the cutest pictures of Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Plus, snapshots of Meghan Markle before she became Duchess of Sussex.
1. On the Royal Yacht Britannia with his brother and parents
Princess Diana’s carried Prince Harry while Prince Charles carried Prince William on the Royal Yacht Britannia in Venice, Italy, in May of 1985.
2. Prince Harry playing
Later that same year Prince Harry was photographed barefoot wearing overalls sitting on a rocking horse in the playroom at Kensington Palace on Oct. 22, 1985.
3. His first day of school
Below see Prince Harry in an adorable blue outfit waving as he went off to his first day of nursery school on Sept. 16, 1987.
4. Prince Harry skiing
Prince Harry, then only 6 years old, skied without poles during a family trip to Lech, Austria, in 1991.
5. Prince Charles and Prince Harry at Sandringham going shooting
A 12-year-old Prince Harry joined his father on a shoot at the royal family’s Sandringham estate on Nov. 30, 1996.
6. Princess Diana and Prince Harry at a theme park
7-year-old Prince Harry sat on Princess Diana’s lap as they went down a waterslide at Thorpe Park on April 18, 1992.
7. Prince William, Prince Charles, and Prince Harry at Balmoral
Prince Harry stood alongside his father and brother at Balmoral Castle just weeks before Princess Diana’s death on Aug. 31, 1997.
8. Prince Harry in braces
On Dec. 25, 1999, Prince Harry showed off his braces while greeting the public following the royal family’s annual church service on the Sandringham Estate.
9. Playing polo in 2002
Below is a snapshot of Prince Harry in a polo match in May of 2002. Notice the bracelets on his right wrist he’s become known for wearing over the years.
10. Prince Harry with dogs
While a student at Eton College, Prince Harry played with dogs — Rosie and Jenny — belonging to Andrew Gailey, the housemaster of the school’s Manor House.
11. Inside his military service
Prince Harry sat on his bed for photographs in 2008 in the Helmand province of Southern Afghanistan during his time in the military.
12. In Lesotho visiting with children
In Dec. of 2014, Prince Harry visited Mokhotlong, Lesotho, to see a school built by his charity, Sentebale. Below he’s showing pictures on his Fuji camera to a group of children.