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Duchess Meghan (formerly Meghan Markle)

Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle

Duchess Meghan has been a member of the British Royal Family since her marriage to Prince Harry in May 2018. Because of her former profession as an actress, Meghan was also known before her relationship with Harry.                      

Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry have been a couple since June 2016. Their relationship was also officially confirmed early on and as a result, the Prince was forced to criticize the harsh treatment of the press in a letter.   

Duchess Meghan became known to a large audience as a famous actress. The actress played among other things in the successful series Suits from 2011 to 2018 the legal assistant "Rachel Zane".                                                   

Duchess Meghan: Her parents are separated

Duchess Meghan's parents divorced when she was just seven years old. Her mother is African-American, her father has German-Irish roots. Her mother Doria was also a guest at Meghan's wedding. Duchess Meghan's father made the headlines with staged paparazzi pictures before the wedding.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Also in further interviews after the event he made confusing assertions, such as that Prince Harry would give US President Donald Trump his approval.

Duchess Meghan: Her style inspires.

Like Duchess Kate, Meghan has quickly become a style icon. Her outfits always make the headlines - and not only because she broke some royal style rules at the beginning. She wore shoulderless dresses at some official events, which was actually frowned upon by the palace.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Even before Meghan's engagement to Prince Harry, Meghan was active in charities. Among other things, Meghan has campaigned for gender equality and clean water in developing countries.

Duchess Meghans´ pregnancy

The pregnancy of Duchess Meghan was officially confirmed on the 15th of October of 2018. The Kensington Palace announced via Twitter that Meghan's and Harry's child would be born in the spring of 2019. The time for the announcement of the pregnancy was convenient, Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry were on their trip to Australia at that time. 

Trivia:

 • Duchess Meghan was a number girl in the US version of the game show Deal or no Deal.
 • Duchess Meghan's first name is actually Rachel.
 • Duchess Meghan's best friend is tennis superstar Serena Williams.