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Duchess of Cambridge turns 31

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after their wedding.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, YOUR ROYAL HIGHNESS!

Today marks the Duchess of Cambridge’s 31st birthday. Born Catherine Elizabeth Middleton on January 9, 1982, the dazzling beauty stole the heart of Prince William and the adoration of millions of people around the world. Even before her April 29, 2011 wedding to Prince William, second in-line to the throne of Great Britain, Kate was already the darling of the press. This year, the Duchess is expecting her first baby. And to celebrate her birthday, here are 31 of the most dazzling photos (picked by Daily Mail) of the lady who keeps on mesmerizing the world.



































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