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9 Celebrities Who Are Friends With Royals

February 5, 2018

When we consider celebrity friendships, we assume that most people probably simply hang with their own crew.

For instance, Hollywood types hang out with fellow Hollywood types, while royals spend time with other people with 'blue blood'. But it is possible to have things in common with people you do not necessarily share the same interests.

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The British royal family seems to hang out a lot with our favourite celebrities. And we have to say, that's really cool.

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Celebrities that are buddies with royalties

1. Prince William and David Beckham

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They’re (Willam and Harry) very easy to get along with. They love their sport. William loves Aston Villa, unfortunately, which obviously I give him a bit of stick about. - David Beckham, 2012

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2. Prince Harry and James Blunt

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The singer once talked about being in the military with the royalty.

He joined a little bit after me, so there was a time when Harry would call me Sir, perhaps. But now I would call him Your Highness. - James Blunt, 2014

3. Prince Harry and Cara Delevingne

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Margot Robbie was the one who dished on this friendship.

He's friends with Cara. He's the most normal guy ever. I didn't realise it was him. - Margot Robbie -2016

4. Kate Middleton and Victoria Beckham

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The gorgeous singer was even invited to the royal wedding.

5. Leonardo DiCaprio and Prince Albert II of Monaco

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The pair is even working together to save the ocean.

6. Prince Harry and Michelle Obama

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Thanks to my friend Prince Harry for joining me in my hometown to surprise these outstanding students. - Michelle Obama, 2017

7. Elton John and Princess Diana

We had a falling out, but we reconciled in the end. It was an extraordinary summer. - Elton John, 2018

8. Prince Charles and Rod Stewart

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They have been friends for years. Stewart even performed at Charles’ 60th birthday party in 2008.

9. Queen Rania and Nicole Kidman

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In 2009, they were both spotted at the Dinner for Women 4, which was aimed at bringing attention to maternal mortality in 2009.

Elton John and Princess Diana

Not all of these celebs have been vocal about their strong friendship with royalty, and this also includes Elton John. However, during a recent interview, he opened up about how painful her death was to him.

We had a falling out, but we reconciled in the end. It was an extraordinary summer. Gianni Versace was murdered [on July 15, 1997], and then Diana rang me up and we reconciled. And six weeks later, I’m in the same house, and she’s dead.

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He revealed that things had not always been smooth between them. However, he was glad they patched things up before her demise.

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