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How Royal Engagement Photos Have Changed: From The Queen Mother To Meghan And Harry

Date March 28, 2019 12:11

The British royal family truly honors the nation’s love, so they try various ways to keep people updated on the grandest and even smaller events. Now, what is considered to be one of the main celebrations? Of course, it’s a royal wedding! And what happens before that? The engagement announcement. It is a truly important process. A couple that makes such a wonderful announcement usually takes part in a romantic or more reserved, yet definitely happy photo shoot.

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Naturally, over the past years, there have been a lot of weddings: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, which is why their shots were the most memorable ones. But you will be surprised to find out that the photoshoot tradition dates back to the Queen Mother! Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, the mother of Queen Elizabeth II. We have gathered for you 7 most memorable pictures from different engagements by year.

1. Prince Albert and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, 1923

2. Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten, 1947

3. Prince Charles and Diana Spencer, 1981

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4. Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, 1986

5. Prince William and Kate Middleton, 2010

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6. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, 2017

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7. Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank, 2018

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As you can see, all the pictures are rather different, but each of them radiates the happiness of the love birds. No matter in which year the picture was taken, the most important is that true love always looks beautiful! 

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