Robert Irwin Turns Sixteen, His Mom Shares Previously Unseen Photos From His Childhood With Steve Irwin Still Alive (22 pics)

Posted in CELEBS       3 Dec 2019       5749      

Just before Robert Irwin’s birthday, his mother Terri posted a touching message on Twitter

She also shared some unseen snaps from the family archives

Terri also posted a series of unseen photos showcasing just how close Robert was to animals from his very first days. A snake named Jenny is wrapped around the toddler in the very first pic, followed by progressive photos as the boy matured. “Jenny has been [Robert Irwin]’s pal for 16 yrs,” Terri’s tweet read.

Izismile Video Collection

Robert’s sister, Bindi, also chimed in with an adorable photo of the boy from his childhood. Robert sports an adorable duck costume in the picture for which Bindi calls her brother “the cutest ducky [she’s] ever known”.

Robert’s sister, Bindi, also joined in with the birthday wishes and another adorable family photo

Robert Irwin picked up his father’s legacy and continued his work, becoming a television personality and wildlife photographer. Just last week, he was seen at ARIA Awards red carpet event at The Star Sydney with a giant snake wrapped around his shoulders! Crikey!

Advertisement

Robert’s fascination with wildlife definitely stems from his father

The young man took a particular interest in photography, embarking upon photography expeditions around the world “from the Savannah of Africa to the mountains of New Zealand, the wilderness of Europe and everywhere in between the world”. He was also a runner up in the junior category of the 2016 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year competition. His photos have been praised by critics and fans alike.

 

Who was excited to share the wonders of the animal world with his two children

Although Steve Irwin passed away in 2006, his legacy lives on through his children

Many people have even compared Steve and his son’s photos side by side

Here’s how people reacted to the family’s messages and photos



Advertisement


Credits:  www.boredpanda.com
0   Comments ?
27353641acute
belayclappingdance3dashdirol
drinksfoolgirl_craygirl_devilgirl_witch
goodgreenheartJC-LOLJC_doubledown
JC_OMG_signkisslaughingman_in_lmocking
mr47_04musicokroflsarcastic
sm_80tonguevishenka_33vomitwassat
yahooshoot
Advertisement

Archives

2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
0000
Advertisement

How to comment

•    Don't insult other visitors. Offensive comments will be deleted without warning.

•    Comments are accepted in English only.

•    No swearing words in comments, otherwise such comments will be censored.

•    Your nickname and avatar are randomly selected. If you don't post comments for 7 days, they both are reset.

•    To choose another avatar, click the ‘Random avatar’ link.