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Born in Stockholm, Sweden on May 13, 1979 to King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Philip is also a member of the House of Bernadette as well as the Church of Sweden.

His full name is Carl Philip Edmund Bertil, and he was christened at the Royal Palace Church on August 31, 1979.

Earlier generation: The royal family also took to social medial to share images of Prince Carl Philip's baby portraits.

As the only son of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, the prince, pictured here with Sofia at a wedding in August 2013, was heir to the throne for a few months after he was born, until the principle of primogeniture was introduced in 1980 'After His Majesty The King of Sweden had given his consent to the marriage between Prince Carl Philip and Miss Sofia Hellqvist, His Majesty requested the approval by the Swedish Government, in accordance with the procedures set out in the Swedish Constitution.' The prince's sister Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Duchess of Vastergotland - who is now heir to the throne - married her husband Prince Daniel of Sweden, Duke of Vastergotland, in a lavish ceremony Queen Sylvia of Sweden, pictured left, was initially not convinced about the pair, after the prince broke up with PR executive Emma Pernald, pictured right, in 2009.

The Engagement of Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Sofia Hellqvist took place on Friday, June 27 2014 at Drottningholm Palace.