Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, celebrated her 38th birthday (which also happens to be her second birthday since marrying Prince Harry) in London on August 4th, 2019. Although Meghan Markle rose to fame after her playing the role of Rachel in the famous legal television series ‘Suits’, Meghan Markle had a lot more to offer to the world. Despite being a television and film star, Meghan Markle was always known to be a woman with voice and opinion. Since her very young age, Meghan Markle was determined to create a difference in the world.
On her second birthday with her new family, almost all family members wished Meghan Markle publicly on their official social media accounts.
Queen Elizabeth wishes Meghan Markle on her birthday
Queen Elizabeth II, who is also Meghan Markle’s grandmother-in-law, is very fond of her new granddaughter-in-law. The monarch and Meghan Markle instantly connected because of their shared interests and also because of Meghan Markle’s famous sense of humor. On this birthday, the Buckingham Palace was one of the first accounts to wish Meghan Markle.
‘Happy Birthday to The Duchess of Sussex. The Duchess was born on this day in 1981.’
The Queen also invited Meghan Markle and Archie to Balmoral for celebrating her intimate birthday party and spending some time together. Coming this from the Queen, it is a huge honor.
The parents-in-law Prince Charles and Camilla also wish Meghan Markle
Meghan Markle is said to have shared a close bond with her father-in-law the heir to the British throne Prince Charles. When Meghan Markle’s own father Thomas Markle was unable to attend Meghan Markle's wedding, it was said that Prince Charles would walk her down the aisle. Prince Charles is very fond of his daughter-in-law and calls her ‘Tungsten’ lovingly. This nickname comes from Prince Charles’ admiration for Meghan Markle’s strength.
The Clarence House, which is the official residence of Prince Charles and Camilla, wished Meghan Markle on her 38th birthday with some endearing photographs that depicts the Duchess of Sussex’s positive and happy-g-lucky persona. The choice of pictures is apt as these show a beaming and happy Duchess. ‘A very Happy Birthday to HRH The Duchess of Sussex’
Prince William and Kate Middleton did not stay behind
One of the most surprising wishes came from the brother and sister-in-law Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. They took their official Instagram accunt to share a picture of the family happily strolling around. The warm family picture also has Prince Charles.
‘Wishing a very happy birthday to The Duchess of Sussex today!’
Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wish has come as a pleasant surprise in times when the news of feuds among the couples was high. It was said that the brothers Prince William and Prince Harry were not on good terms with each other since Prince Harry got married. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s separation from Kensington palace and their joint charities added fuel to the fire.
The Duchesses, Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle, decided to put a rest to all these rumors by attending the Wimbledon finals together. Their relaxed body language and happy vibes while the girls merrily chatted with each other and Kate Middleton’s sister Pippa Middleton made it clear to all that there was no rift among them.
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Today, The Duchess of Sussex accompanied The Duchess of Cambridge, Patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC) to the Ladies’ Singles @Wimbledon final. Their Royal Highnesses watched Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep on Centre Court - sitting in the Royal Box alongside The Duke of Kent - President of the AELTC, former world number one Martina Navratilova and three-time grand slam winner Virginia Wade. Congratulations to everyone who participated and helped make this such an iconic sporting event. Photo credit: PA / Mike Hewitt - Getty Images #Wimbledon #Wimbledon2019
The recent birthday post has also made royal fans very happy who have always wanted to see the brothers and their families united and together.
‘Happiest of Birthdays Duchess Meghan! Wonderful seeing family support family...well done Duke and Duchess of Cambridge!’
‘Loving wills and kate! And Prince Charles and Harry!’
Prince Harry is all love for his wife Meghan Markle on her birthday
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been married for over one year now. The couple got married after a brief dating period and also had a child Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor soon. Apparently, they did not get much time to know each other. But due to the ‘adventures’ and pressures, the couple dealt with together, the two share a close bond. Unlike other royal couples, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle do not shy away from expressing love for each other in public and holding each other’s hands.
On his wife’s birthday, Prince Harry had a special message which was shared on their official Instagram account as well. ‘Happy Birthday to my amazing wife. Thank you for joining me on this adventure!’ - Love, H
According to the social media users, ‘adventure’ in this message refers to all the hardships they have to face due to constant media scrutiny. Meghan Markle has a loyal fan base who have stood by the Duchess no matter what the press had to say about her. She is greatly loved by a huge section of the public for her charity work and the smile that graces her face all the time.
Some of the wishes under the official royal family social media accounts are here.
‘One of my favorite pictures of the Duchess! May this year be the best year yet! Happy Birthday to one amazing woman’
‘Meghan shares a birthday with Barack Obama! Happy birthday to you both!’
‘Yup!! Still she RISES> Happy Birthday dear Princess’
‘Happy Birthday Duchess Meghan! You are inspiration to million of women and girls around the world. Enjoy your day with husband, baby Archie and others who love you’
Meghan Markle is there to rise and shine
Although it appears to be all fun and glamour from a distance, life is never easy for the members of the royal family. Meghan Markle has been heavily criticized since the day she got engaged to Prince Harry. Her one-year marriage has not been anything less than a whirlwind for Meghan Markle. Giving up her life and career in the United States to move and settle in Britain was not an easy task. The Buckingham Palace also released a statement condemning the criticism of Meghan Markle shortly after the couple got engaged. The media scrutiny exists till date but Meghan Markle continues exuding her charm and positivity with a smile and sense of humor to save her any day of the week.