A turban-wearing soldier of the Coldstream Guards became the first Sikh soldier to figure in the widely watched traditional Trooping the Colour ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Saturday, the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth.
As they took to Buckingham Palace balcony today to watch the annual fly-over at 1pm, all eyes were on the royal siblings and they didn't disappoint.
About 1,000 soldiers marched to House Guards Parade in Whitehall, central London, as part of the ceremony, which marked Queen Elizabeth's 92nd birthday.
Meanwhile, Duchess Meghan, who made her very first appearance at the iconic yearly ceremony - looked incredible in a pale-pink Carolina Herrera ensemble, which had a slightly retro feel with a button-down front and open neckline.
Arguably the cutest moment from the celebration came when 4-year-old Prince George began giggling, and found himself shushed by 7-year-old cousin Savannah Phillips, granddaughter of Princess Anne.
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Also riding in the ceremony for the first time was the Duke of York in his new role as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards.
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Prince Harry is relegated to a spot in a carriage because he is not a royal colonel. This, notes the magazine, marks a "major milestone" for the newest member of the royal family, as the train is only used "in an official capacity" by the Queen, Prince Philip and Prince Charles. That Meghan is undertaking such a trip less than a month after marriage says a lot about how the family wants to make sure she's comfortable in her duties, and that the world knows that she is now an important full-time royal.