Britain's Prince Harry and American actor Meghan Markle are engaged, according to a statement from Kensington Palace. The wedding will take place in spring 2018.
"Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty The Queen and other close members of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms. Markle's parents," Kensington Palace announced in a statement on Twitter.
The pair became engaged earlier this month and will live at Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace, the statement continued. Ref. CNN.
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This is ground breaking. The first Black in the royal family and of all places she is from America. Good on him for gaining the respect of his family since she is also a divorcee as well.
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I am do wonder how this will turn out. The way celebrities marry and divorce like it is nothing makes me wonder about this marriage. I do wish them the best of luck.
Meghan Markle intends to become a UK citizen, the British royal family has announced, confirming that her marriage to Prince Harry would take place at Windsor Castle in May next year.
Kensington Palace said that Windsor, a royal residence west of London, had become "A special place for the two of them."
A spokesman said Markle would retain US citizenship through the process of becoming a UK citizen but it was "Too early to say" if she would retain dual nationality. The process is expected to take several years. Ref. CNN.
They make a great couple. She looks a lot like the sister of Kate- Pippa Middleton doesn't she? Great point umber, this is a first for interracial marriage among the royals.
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Looks like a happy couple, and she's already used to celebrity, so it's won't be much of a stretch for her to slip into the Royal life. Someone mentioned that she could try for the Presidency, and then the UK would once again control the USA. :D.