Katherine Schwarzenegger posts childhood photos in birthday tribute to father Arnold: ‘We love you!’


Arnold Schwarzenegger; Katherine Schwarzenegger

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Katherine Schwarzenegger Celebrates Her Dad Arnold’s 75th Birthday!

In an Instagram post on Saturday, the mother of two, 32, celebrated the the terminator star’s big day with a series of childhood photos.

In the first, the duo ride horses while Arnold jokes with a peace sign behind her head. This is followed by photos of a young Katherine climbing into the pool in her father’s arms and one of Katherine and sister Christina all laughing as their father holds them in the air.

Arnold Schwarzenegger;  Katherine Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger; Katherine Schwarzenegger

Katherine Schwarzenegger Instagram

The last photo in the gallery, a more recent one, shows Arnold with Katherine and husband Chris Pratt’s one-year-old daughter Lyla Maria.

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“Happy Birthday Dad!! We love you so much!” Katherine wrote in the post’s caption. “You are the best and nicest grandpa and daddy and we are all so lucky to have you in our lives! Happy happy!!”

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While appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live! in February, The 6th day actor gushed about his growing family.

“It’s easiest to be a grandpa,” Schwarzenegger said. “They come to the house, you play with Lyla for about an hour or two, put her on the horse, put her with the dog. And after two hours they leave,” he joked, clapping his hands for the host. Jimmy Kimmel.

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“It’s fantastic! I have a great time when they come to the house.”

Speaking of his son-in-law, the former California governor called Pratt, 42, a “great guy” and “an amazing son-in-law.” He shared similar praise for his writer daughter, continuing, “I love my daughter. Katherine is so wonderful and I’m so proud of her.”

“When they come, the whole house lights up,” he added.

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Last month, it was Pratt’s turn to celebrate as he turned 43 and received an Instagram birthday tribute of his own.

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“Birthday Boy!” Katherine wrote in her caption. “Happy Birthday! We love you so much! I feel the happiest in the world to live with you.”

Katherine went on to sing Pratt’s praises. “You are the most loving father, the most supportive partner and you have the biggest heart and we are so blessed to feel and see your love,” she added. “Fortunately happy handsome.”

In addition to her words, Katherine shared a gallery of intimate photos of Pratt throughout the year, including photos of the two posing together and one of Pratt holding his wife in his arms for a kiss.

Pratt and Katherine have been married since 2019, in May they welcomed their second daughter Eloise Christina.