Meghan Markle, a former actress/model is the wife of Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex. Meghan was born in 1981 in California. She studied international relations and theatre at Northwestern University School of Communication. She landed her first role on television in 2002 and graduated in 2003. Meghan’s romance with Prince Harry made her an international headline in 2016.
|Birthday||August 4, 1981|
|Place of birth||California|
|Number of children||2|
In 2015, Meghan admitted to Pride magazine that she encountered racism because of her ‘ethnically ambiguous’ background during her career path. She has taught bookbinding and also worked as a freelance calligrapher. Her first role as a nurse in a play in which her father was the light director opened her acting career ways. She later received guest roles in century city (2004), the war at home (2006), and CSI: NY (2006). Meghan has also acted in Get Him to the Greek, Remember Me (2010), Horrible Bosses (2011), and Suits (2017).
Meghan has had a relationship with Trevor Engelson. The two were dating in 2004 and married in August 2011. In 2013, Meghan separated from Trevor were separated and divorced in March 2014. The former actress has also been involved with the Canadian celebrity chef and restaurateur Cory Vitiello for almost two years.
The relationship between Meghan and Prince Harry first broke out in October 2016 before the Halloween festival. The public confirmed their relationship through the various photos of the two shared by the Duchess of Sussex on her Instagram. In November, Prince Harry confirmed to a press of their relationship. They were seen together at a public event for the first time on May 2017. Between then and their engagement, the two had traveled to Africa to celebrate Meghan’s birthday and met the Queen for tea.
On November 2017, the two announced their engagement which happened in London. The two had already received blessings from their close relatives and Her highness, the Queen. Meghan’s engagement ring compromise of a center diamond and two outer diamonds. The center diamond was sourced from Botswana- where the two met. The outer two diamonds are from the late Princess Diana Collection, Prince Harry’s mother.
Prince Harry and Meghan tied the knot on May 19, 2018, at St. George Chapel in Windsor, officially becoming the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
On October 15, 1018, Meghan and Prince Harry’s expectations of their first child were announced through Kensington palace. The couple announced the birth of their first child, Prince Archie, on May 6, 2019. Prince Archie was baptized in a secret ceremony on July 6, 2019.
In 2020 July, Meghan revealed that they had suffered a pregnancy loss during the month.
On valentine’s day of 2021, the then-excited couple announced that they were expecting their second child. Their daughter Lilibet Diana Mountbatten Windsor was born on June 4, 2021.
The first-ever docuseries of Harry and Meghan is running on Netflix from December 8, 2022. Prince Harry and Meghan announced their Netflix deal in September 2020. The documentary is in six parts, showcasing emotional moments and provocative soundbites from their lives. All of the details about the couple’s romantic life, royalty lifestyle, and family life are depicted in the series. The couple also discussed their reasons for stepping back from royal life at the beginning of the episodes. The docuseries is already receiving mixed feelings and reactions from the world’s media just hours after its premiere.