When it comes to scene stealing, Prince George hassome serious competition from his second cousin Mia Tindall. Theinternet went into meltdown about the two-year-old little girl after acommemorative portrait was released of Queen Elizabeth and hergreat-grandchildren.
In the photo,taken by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz, the young royal flashesan angelic smile as she holds on tightly to her great-grandmother'shandbag. Surrounded by her cousins and second cousins, Zara Phillipsand Mike Tindall's daughter wore a pink pastel cardigan, blue skirtand white frilly socks for the photograph.
Following the release of the lovely family portrait, royal fans took to Twitter todiscuss the adorable young royal, who is the 17th-in-line to the throne.
One user known as Annette Hardy declared, “GreatLeibovitz photos. Mia Tindall holding her great granny's handbag willmelt the coldest of hearts. #Queenat90.”
Another usersuggested that Mia outshone her very popular relative Prince George.“Move over George, this photo is all about Mia Tindall,” wrote auser named @armywagblog.
Celebrating her 90th birthday on Thursday, Queen Elizabeth met with well-wishers in Windsor Photo: Getty Images
It's a very busyweek for Queen Elizabeth who is celebrating her 90th birthday with a series of celebrations. Earlier this week, the monarchvisited the Royal Mail sorting office in honor of a new stamp that isbeing released to celebrate her milestone birthday. The image for the stamp is a portrait of the Queen and her three generations of heirs: son Prince Charles, grandson Prince William and great-grandson little George.
On Thursday, heractual birthday, the royal will be joined by her husband PrincePhillip for a walkabout in Windsor Castle where she will meet withwell-wishers and royal fans. Later she will attend Windsor Guildhallto cut and enjoy a birthday cake.
Several gun salutesat Hyde Park, Windsor Great Park and the Tower of London will firethroughout the day.