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Here's What It Was Like Growing Up As Prince Harry

From St. Mary's Hospital to his anticipated royal wedding, here's a look back at the life of Prince Harry of Wales.

Posted on May 18, 2018, at 5:18 p.m. ET

The Prince and Princess of Wales leave the hospital with their new baby, Prince Harry, Sept. 15, 1984.
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The Prince and Princess of Wales leave the hospital with their new baby, Prince Harry, Sept. 15, 1984.

Three-month-old Prince Harry sits for a formal portrait with the Prince and Princess of Wales, his older brother, Prince William, and the Queen and Queen Mother, Dec. 21, 1984.
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Three-month-old Prince Harry sits for a formal portrait with the Prince and Princess of Wales, his older brother, Prince William, and the Queen and Queen Mother, Dec. 21, 1984.

Diana, Princess of Wales, and her son Harry in Gloucestershire, England, July 18, 1986.
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Diana, Princess of Wales, and her son Harry in Gloucestershire, England, July 18, 1986.

The Prince of Wales and his son Prince Harry at the Swiss ski resort of Klosters on Jan. 5, 1997.
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The Prince of Wales and his son Prince Harry at the Swiss ski resort of Klosters on Jan. 5, 1997.

Princess Diana and her sons Prince William and Prince Harry during a ski holiday in Lech, Austria, April 1, 1991.
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Princess Diana and her sons Prince William and Prince Harry during a ski holiday in Lech, Austria, April 1, 1991.

Prince Harry is lifted into the cockpit of an aircraft at the Royal Air Force (RAF) Wittering on May 28, 1991.
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Prince Harry is lifted into the cockpit of an aircraft at the Royal Air Force (RAF) Wittering on May 28, 1991.

Princess Diana and Prince Harry at the Thorpe Park theme park April 18, 1992, in Chertsey, England.
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Princess Diana and Prince Harry at the Thorpe Park theme park April 18, 1992, in Chertsey, England.

The Prince of Wales with Princes William and Harry look on at floral tributes left at Kensington Palace following the death of Princess Diana, Sept. 6, 1997.
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The Prince of Wales with Princes William and Harry look on at floral tributes left at Kensington Palace following the death of Princess Diana, Sept. 6, 1997.

Prince Philip (right), Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry, and Prince Charles follow the coffin of Princess Diana as it is carried into Westminster Abbey.
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Prince Philip (right), Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry, and Prince Charles follow the coffin of Princess Diana as it is carried into Westminster Abbey.

Princes William and Harry as their mother's coffin is taken out of Westminster Abbey following her funeral service.
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Princes William and Harry as their mother's coffin is taken out of Westminster Abbey following her funeral service.

Prince Harry enjoys the company of Spice Girls Mel B (left), Emma, and Victoria after attending their concert in Johannesburg, South Africa, Nov. 1, 1997.
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Prince Harry enjoys the company of Spice Girls Mel B (left), Emma, and Victoria after attending their concert in Johannesburg, South Africa, Nov. 1, 1997.

Prince Harry poses for a photograph May 12, 2003, in his room at Eton College in Eton, England.
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Prince Harry poses for a photograph May 12, 2003, in his room at Eton College in Eton, England.

Prince Harry, P. Diddy, and Kanye West attend an after-concert party June 30, 2007.
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Prince Harry, P. Diddy, and Kanye West attend an after-concert party June 30, 2007.

Prince Harry marches with fellow soldiers in the Sovereign's Parade at Sandhurst Military Academy on April 12, 2006, in Surrey, England.
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Prince Harry marches with fellow soldiers in the Sovereign's Parade at Sandhurst Military Academy on April 12, 2006, in Surrey, England.

Prince Harry arrives with other soldiers on his return to Britain at RAF Brize Norton airbase after active service in Afghanistan on March 1, 2008, in Oxfordshire, England.
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Prince Harry arrives with other soldiers on his return to Britain at RAF Brize Norton airbase after active service in Afghanistan on March 1, 2008, in Oxfordshire, England.

Prince Harry sits on his camp bed in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Jan. 2, 2008.
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Prince Harry sits on his camp bed in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, Jan. 2, 2008.

Prince Harry passes a donkey while on patrol through the deserted town of Garmsir, Afghanistan, Jan. 2, 2008.
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Prince Harry passes a donkey while on patrol through the deserted town of Garmsir, Afghanistan, Jan. 2, 2008.

Prince Harry makes an early morning preflight check on the flight line at the British-controlled Camp Bastion in Afghanistan's Helmand Province, where he was serving as an Apache helicopter pilot/gunner, Dec. 12, 2012.
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Prince Harry makes an early morning preflight check on the flight line at the British-controlled Camp Bastion in Afghanistan's Helmand Province, where he was serving as an Apache helicopter pilot/gunner, Dec. 12, 2012.

Prince Harry, wearing his British Army ceremonial uniform, visits the Arlington National Cemetery on May 10, 2013, in Arlington, Virginia.
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Prince Harry, wearing his British Army ceremonial uniform, visits the Arlington National Cemetery on May 10, 2013, in Arlington, Virginia.

Prince Harry and then-first lady Michelle Obama watch American veterans play basketball at an event to promote the 2016 Invictus Games, at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Feb. 24, 2015.
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Prince Harry and then-first lady Michelle Obama watch American veterans play basketball at an event to promote the 2016 Invictus Games, at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Feb. 24, 2015.

Prince Harry plays with children on the grounds of the Mants'ase Children's Home on April 24, 2006, while on a return visit to Lesotho in Southern Africa.
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Prince Harry plays with children on the grounds of the Mants'ase Children's Home on April 24, 2006, while on a return visit to Lesotho in Southern Africa.

Prince Harry speaks with British servicemembers before the RBS 6 Nations Championship match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on Feb. 6, 2010, in London.
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Prince Harry speaks with British servicemembers before the RBS 6 Nations Championship match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on Feb. 6, 2010, in London.

Prince Harry holds the hand of an elderly patient as he arrives at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, June 5, 2008.
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Prince Harry holds the hand of an elderly patient as he arrives at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, June 5, 2008.

Princes William and Harry view tributes to their mother, Diana, left at the gates of Kensington Palace on Aug. 30, 2017, in London.
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Princes William and Harry view tributes to their mother, Diana, left at the gates of Kensington Palace on Aug. 30, 2017, in London.

Prince William takes the hand of his bride, Catherine Middleton, followed by Prince Harry and Pippa Middleton, as they walk down the aisle inside Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011, in London.
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Prince William takes the hand of his bride, Catherine Middleton, followed by Prince Harry and Pippa Middleton, as they walk down the aisle inside Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011, in London.

Prince Harry and his fiancée, Meghan Markle, attend a dance class during their visit to a school on Jan. 18, 2018, in Cardiff, Wales.
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Prince Harry and his fiancée, Meghan Markle, attend a dance class during their visit to a school on Jan. 18, 2018, in Cardiff, Wales.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sign autographs and shake hands with children as they arrive at a walkabout at Cardiff Castle on Jan. 18, 2018, in Cardiff, Wales.
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sign autographs and shake hands with children as they arrive at a walkabout at Cardiff Castle on Jan. 18, 2018, in Cardiff, Wales.


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