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Prince Harry & Philip’s Most Touching Moments In Photos Going Back To 1984

Prince Philip wasn’t just Harry’s grandfather — he was a mentor, a confidant, and one of his biggest cheerleaders since his birth in 1984.

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 03: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Harry onboard the Royal Barge 'Spirit of Chartwell' during the Diamond Jubilee Thames River Pageant on June 3, 2012 in London, England. For only the second time in its history the UK celebrates the Diamond Jubilee of a monarch. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II celebrates the 60th anniversary of her ascension to the throne. Thousands of well-wishers from around the world have flocked to London to witness the spectacle of the weekend's celebrations. The Queen along with all members of the royal family will participate in a River Pageant with a flotilla of a 1,000 boats accompanying them down the Thames. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
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Philip is pictured attending Harry’s christening at Windsor Castle in December 1984, when Harry was just 3 months old. Here, Harry is sitting in Princess Diana’s lap. But it was another grandson, Prince William, who really stole the show.

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Harry is pictured supporting his grandfather at the Trooping the Colour ceremony in 1988, when he was just 3 years old, making it clear the royal family starts teaching them young.