Kate Middleton Looks Exactly Like Princess Charlotte in a Newly Released Photo from Her Childhood

They are identical.

The royal family is celebrating Prince William's birthday today (June 21!), and as is customary, released a slew of new pictures of William chilling with his kids on Instagram—which were taken earlier this month by Kate Middleton. Behold, the cuteness:

But on top of that, Kensington Palace released a picture of Duchess Kate with her father Michael Middleton in celebration of Father's Day, and she and Charlotte look literally identical.

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I mean....the resemblance:

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(Image credit: Instagram)

An-y-way, if you're wondering what Kate and William have been up to while in quarantine with their children (opens in new tab), it sounds like they've mostly been spending their days baking, playing outside, doing school work, and—ah yes—"gardening together and planting seeds." Same.

The royal couple recently had their first public engagements amid the coronavirus pandemic, with William visiting family-run bakery shop Smiths the Bakers, and Kate checking out the Fakenham Garden Centre.

Love to see it.

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Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.