From Charles and Diana to Eugenie and Jack: A brief history of royal engagements

Danielle Fowler
·Freelance Writer

With the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged, we decided to take a trip down memory lane and revisit the most famous royal engagements of years gone by.

The story of how Prince Philip designed his wife Queen Elizabeth II’s engagement ring wouldn’t look out of place in a fairy tale.

While the sapphire ring Prince Charles used to propose to Princess Diana has undoubtedly taken on a legacy of its own.

From Princess Margaret’s second proposal to the royal wedding of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, take a look back at the most romantic royal engagements in history.

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