With reports that Meghan Markle has already spent a romantic vacation away with Prince Harry, finally met Duchess Kate (and Princess Charlotte!), and will reportedly be by Harry’s side at his best friend’s wedding in Jamaica in March, Meghan and Harry’s relationship is zooming along at warp speed.
If Meghan continues to play her cards right, she could soon become the newest American princess, following in very illustrious footsteps. While we might not have an official American royal family (the dynastic legacies of the Kennedys, Bushes, Clintons, and now Trumps notwithstanding), many beautiful, poised American girls have caught the eye of dashing foreign princes over the years.
We take a look back at American women who have married royalty and become princesses—and even, in some cases, queens.