Princess Mary’s son Christian pictured as he turns 13

Hasn’t he grown!

Princess Mary’s son Prince Christian has turned 13 – and the palace celebrated by sharing a new photo of him.

The black and white image shows the young prince sitting in front of a wooden panel and looking away from the camera.

“HRH Prince Christian has a birthday and is 13 years old,” the palace wrote alongside the image, which was shared to Instagram.

“Here the Prince is photographed by one of his classmates in a day of everyday life as a school boy in the 7th grade.”

It was 2011 when Prince Christian was pictured attending school for the very first time – and it is clear to see in the picture just how much he has grown.

Prince Christian's first day of school in 2011
Prince Christian’s first day of school in 2011 (Credit: Getty)

The simplicity of the photo was a hit amongst fans of the royal family with commenters calling him a ‘handsome prince”.

Australian-born Princess Mary and her husband Prince Frederik of Denmark have four children together.

As well has 13-year-old Christian they have Princess Isabella, 11, and twins Princess Josephine and Prince Vincent, seven. 

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