Meghan Markle is best known as being the bride of Prince Harry. Her induction to royalty has earned her the title of Princess, but, because she is not a princess by blood, she is known as the Duchess of Sussex. Here husband, Prince Harry, holds the title of Duke of Sussex.
In addition to being a princess, Markle is also a retired actress who is best known for her role on the American legal drama series Suits. She has also done humanitarian work for several international charity organizations, addressed issues of gender inequality and released her own clothing line in 2016.
Meghan Markle was born on August 4, 1981 in Los Angeles, CA. She grew up in Hollywood and was educated in private schools. She started off projecting her political views at an early age starting a campaign to get Proctor and Gamble to change a television commercial she viewed as sexist when she was just 11 years old.
Her first marriage was to actor and producer Trevor Engelson. The two were married only two years, from 2011 to 2013. She became engaged to Prince Harry in 2017 and moved to London shortly afterwards. The couple married in May of 2018. They have recently announced their first pregnancy.
High School: Markle attended an all girls Catholic private school in Los Angeles called Immaculate Heart High School.
College: Markle went on to attend Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. During her time at the school, she joined the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and participated in several community service and charity projects. She graduated from the university’s School of Communication in 2003 with a bachelor’s degree and a double major in theater and international studies.