Prince George Alexander Louis - or His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge - was born on 22 July last year. Since then, he has been the subject of thousands of news articles racking up an impressive 32,000 air miles.

In this gallery, IBTimes UK looks back at the first year in the life of Prince William and Kate Middleton's young son, third in line to the throne.

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July 23, 2013 : Kate Middleton and Prince William leave The Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in London with their day-old son...Getty
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...Prince George was born on Monday July 22, 2013, and weighed eight pounds six ounces (3.8 kilograms). He is third in line to inherit the throne after his grandfather Prince Charles and father, Prince WilliamAFP
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August 2013: Kate Middleton and Prince William pose for a photograph with their son, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, in the garden of the Middleton family home in Bucklebury, Berkshire, flanked by Lupo, the couple's Cocker Spaniel, and Tilly, the Middletons' retrieverMichael Middleton
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October 23, 2013: Prince William and Kate Middleton hold their son Prince George at Chapel Royal in St James's Palace, ahead of the christening of their three month-old babyGetty
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April 7, 2014: Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince George arrive in Wellington, New Zealand on the first day of a royal tour to New Zealand and AustraliaGetty
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April 9, 2014: Prince George takes part in his first official royal engagement: a playdate with other children his age in Wellington, New ZealandGetty
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April 16, 2014: Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince George board a Royal Australian Air Force plane for their flight from New Zealand to AustraliaGetty
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April 16, 2014: Prince George shakes the hand of the Governor General's wife Lynne Cosgrove as he arrives in Sydney with his parentsGetty
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April 16, 2014: Prince George receives a gift of a giant stuffed wombat from Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove, while his parents Prince William and Kate Middleton look on, at Admiralty House in SydneyGetty
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April 20, 2014: Prince George looks at a bilby named after him at Taronga Zoo in Sydney...Getty
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...and plays with a toy bilbyGetty
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April 25 2014: Prince William and Kate Middleton wave goodbye as they and Prince George head back to Britain at the end of the royal tour of Australia and New ZealandGetty
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June 15, 2014: Prince George toddles around while his mother holds onto his hand during the Maserati Jerudong Trophy at Cirencester Park Polo ClubGetty
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Prince George is seen ahead of his first birthday during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in LondonReuters
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Kate Middleton and Prince William take Prince George to visit the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London, in a photo released on his first birthdayReuters