Happy 1st Birthday, Prince George!

It’s time to celebrate Prince George’s birthday! Prince George turns 1 today and the Royal family will be celebrating with close family members and friends…

This photo taken Wednesday, July 2, 2014, and released Monday, July 21, 2014, to mark Prince George’s first birthday, shows Britain’s Prince William and Kate Duchess of Cambridge and the Prince during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum, London. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

It’s time to celebrate Prince George’s birthday!

Prince George turns 1 today and the Royal family will be celebrating with close family members and friends apparently invited to a low-key tea birthday party. The event will take place at the family’s Kensington Palace home.

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It’s expected that his maternal grandparents, Aunt Pippa, and Uncle Michael will attend. However, Prince Charles — the paternal grandfather — and his wife Camilla are touring Scotland and will miss the celebration.

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This photo taken Wednesday, July 2, 2014, and released Monday, July 21, 2014, to mark Prince George’s first birthday, shows Britain’s Prince William and Kate Duchess of Cambridge and the Prince during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum, London. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

William and Kate released a statement along with the images to mark their son’s birthday.

“We would like to take this opportunity on George’s first birthday to thank everyone over the last year, wherever we have met them, both at home and overseas, for their warm and generous good wishes to George and our family,” they said.

Official photos taken at the Natural History Museum in London show that Prince George can walk perfectly well on his own, just in time for his birthday celebration.

 Prince George is walking.

In this photo taken on Wednesday July 2, 2014 to mark his first birthday, Britain’s Prince George walks, during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition, at the Natural History Museum, London. The prince turns 1 on July 22. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

The young prince is the first child of Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton.

This is the story of Prince George’s remarkable first year:

Prince George was born at 4:24pm on July, 22nd of 2013 at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, London.

Prince George was born on july 23

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge holds the Prince of Cambridge, Tuesday July 23, 2013, as they pose for photographers outside St. Mary’s Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London where the Duchess gave birth on Monday July 22.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

This is the first official portrait of Prince George. The picture was taken by Michael Middleton, Kate’s father, in the garden of the Middleton family home in Bucklebury, Berkshire, outside of London.

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Portrait of Kate Middle, Prince George and Prince William taken by Kate’s father Michael Middleton. (Photo Tumblr/ Deeply Inside)

Prince George was christened on Wednesday, 23rd October 2013 at The Chapel Royal, St James’s Palace.

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Britain’s Prince William, Kate Duchess of Cambridge with their son Prince George.(AP Photo/John Stillwell/Pool)

Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge’s first born had a busy first year, he even had time to visit Australia.

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Britain’s Prince William, left, and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, center, along with son Prince George, stand atop of the stairs to say good bye as they board their flight in Canberra, Australia, Friday, April 25, 2014. The Duke and Duchess concluded their three week state visit by attending the Anzac Day dawn service and parade, laying a wreath and planting a Lone Pine tree before departing for London with son Prince George.(AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

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