In February, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced they were expecting their second child, on the anniversary of Princess Diana’s announcement that she was pregnant with her own second child – Harry. On Sunday, the couple revealed they have a daughter, due this summer.
Their first child, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, was born in May 2019. At the end of last year, Ms Markle wrote in an editorial for The Times that she had miscarried. In the days following Archie’s birth, Ms Markle was praised by many for choosing not to share details of her birth on the stairs of the hospital where she gave birth, as historically expected. women giving birth in the royal family. .
The couple’s first date was at Soho House in London in 2016 after a friend arranged a blind date for them. They married in 2018 and stayed in London until the end of 2019. The first months of their relationship included a network of friends who helped them keep confidentiality until the world press found out. they were together. Their relationship has been complicated ever since.
Throughout their relationship, the couple came under scrutiny from the news media, particularly in Britain, where they sued tabloids which revealed letters shared between Ms Markle and her father before her marriage with Prince Harry.