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Wedding of Prince Harry and
Meghan Markle
Date 20 May 2018 12pm BST
Venue St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle
Location Windsor, Berkshire, England

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is due to take place on 19 May 2018 at Windsor Castle in England. The groom, Prince Harry, is a member of the British royal family; the bride, Meghan Markle, is an American actress.

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Traditionally, royal princes have been awarded peerages prior to their marriages; this occurred with both of Prince Harry's uncles, the Duke of York and the Earl of Wessex, as well as his elder brother, the Duke of Cambridge. In the event that Prince Harry is awarded a title, his wife would automatically receive the equivalent spousal title (e.g. if he is made a duke, then she would automatically become a duchess). Should no title be awarded, Markle will assume the title HRH Princess Henry of Wales. However, in the present reign the announcements of princes' titles have only been made on the morning of the wedding day.

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British royal weddings

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert (1840) • Princess Victoria and Prince Frederick (1858) • Princess Alice and Prince Louis (1862) • Prince Albert Edward and Princess Alexandra (1863) • Princess Helena and Prince Christian (1866) • Princess Louise and John Campbell (1871) • Prince Alfred and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna (1874) • Prince Arthur and Princess Louise Margaret (1879) • Prince Leopold and Princess Helena (1882) • Princess Beatrice and Prince Henry (1885) • Princess Louise and Alexander Duff (1889) • Prince George and Princess Mary (1893) • Princess Maud and Prince Carl (1896) • Princess Mary and Henry Lascelles (1922) • Prince Albert and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (1923) • Prince George and Princess Marina (1934) • Prince Henry and Lady Alice Montagu Douglas Scott (1935) • Prince Edward and Wallis Simpson (1937) • Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten (1947) • Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones (1960) • Prince Edward and Katharine Worsley (1961) • Princess Alexandra and Angus Ogilvy (1963) • Prince Richard and Birgitte van Deurs (1972) • Princess Anne and Mark Phillips (1973) • Prince Michael and Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz (1978) • Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer (1981) • Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson (1986) • Princess Anne and Timothy Laurence (1992) • Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones (1999) • Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles (2005) • Prince William and Catherine Middleton (2011) • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (2018) • Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank (2018) •