Prince Henry of England and his fiancee, American actress Meghan Markle, on the day they officially announced their future union, on November 27, 2017
Prince Henry will marry his girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle, on Saturday, May 19 at Windsor Castle, in western London, Kensington Palace announced Friday.
The engagement of Enrique, 33, and Meghan Markle, 36, divorced, had been announced on November 28.
„His Majesty Prince Henry of Wales and Miss Meghan Markle will be married on May 19, 2018,“ Kensington Palace said in a statement.
The couple has been living for more than 16 months and has moved to a house in Kensington Palace, where Prince William, his wife Catherine and their two children live.
On December 1, Enrique and Meghan received a warm welcome in Nottingham, in the center of England, on their first official visit after the announcement of their next wedding.
The prince’s fiancée will spend Christmas with the royal family, an unprecedented event for a bride at Sandrigham, owned by Queen Elizabeth II located in Norfolk, in the east of England.
Before her wedding, the actress, known especially for her role in the series „Suits“, will receive the baptism and confirmation according to the Anglican rite.
She also plans to take British citizenship, a process that can last for years, and give up her career and her commitment to the UN, where she campaigned for the rights of women, to dedicate herself to the charitable activities of the royal family.
Markle will be the godmother of the Royal Foundation after her wedding, along with her husband Enrique, Prince Guillermo and his wife Catalina.