Published on March 27, 2023 at 2:53 p.m.
Queen Elizabeth II has many great-grandchildren. Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Louis, or even Archie and Lilibet. Before her death in October 2022, she met one of her last great-grandchildren, August, born in February 2021. The first child of Eugenie of York and Jack Brooksbank.
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Recently, for Mother’s Day, the 33-year-old posted a photo of herself and her son on her Instagram account. “I love being your mom! Happy Mother’s Day,” it read. We see the Princess of York, smiling, hand in hand with her son, with the sunrise in the background.
The two cousins look alike
A publication that quickly made Internet users react. And for good reason, the face of the little boy is reminiscent of that of a member of the royal family: Archie, the son of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Beyond the features, a detail challenged the subscribers of the young mother, August is red, just like Archie and Lilibet.
A gene particularly present in the royal family. Eugenie of York, Sarah Ferguson, as well as Prince Harry are redheads. Internet users therefore quickly made the connection. “August is the spitting image of Archie”, “Put the two little boys next to each other and you will see the resemblance”, or even “August looks like Archie, the gene of this family is strong”, can we read in the comments .
Last January, Eugenie from York announced on her Instagram account that she was pregnant with her second child. It remains to be seen whether this new toddler will also be red. At this time, the baby’s gender has not been disclosed.
Several rumors have emerged regarding the couple. According to the British press, the two spouses would have planned to move to the United States after the birth of their child.