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Recognize that little girl? It's the Queen — at three years old! Queen Elizabeth has been spending the holidays at Sandringham her entire life. Here, she prepares to board the train to the country at King's Cross station in London.
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Eight years later, Princess Elizabeth (now heir to the throne) poses with her family — and in matching coats with her sister, Princess Margaret — before heading off on their holiday.
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In her last Christmas before becoming Queen, Elizabeth sits in the back of a car with her bundled-up children, Prince Charles and Princess Anne.
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Less than a year after her father's death, the 26-year-old Queen gives her first Christmas address over the radio from Sandringham.
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Prince Charles, then 20, walks arm in arm to church with his grandmother, the Queen Mother.
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A decade and a half later, the family added some new members: Princess Diana, for one, as well as Princess Anne's daughter, Zara Phillips (now Tindall.)
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Taking a break from the Christmas festivities, Prince Harry goes for a ride on his pony — with his mom guiding the reins.
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Cute cousins! Prince William and cousin Zara are adorable together in their holiday attire.
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On Christmas Day in 1990, Diana is windswept — but still manages to hold onto a bouquet of flowers from a well-wisher.
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The Queen and her sister, Princess Margaret, smile side by side on Christmas Day.
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Prince Andrew walks with his two daughters, 9-year-old Beatrice and 7-year-old Eugenie, to church services on Christmas Day.