While technically the queen was responsible for the grant
titles to family members, he was not the one to awkward for
Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle have been called princesses. In fact, the girl
behind the decision is none other than Prince Charles & # 39; previously
mistress and current wife Camilla Parker Bowles.
Camilla only influenced the decision indirectly and if you wish
to get technical, it's not Markle and Middleton's fault
called duchesses. But there is a very good reason why they all have the titles they have
do and it goes back to Princess Diana. Max Mumby / Indigo / Getty Images
Camilla never took the title of Princess Diana
Prince Charles and Camilla spent many years
his ex-wife Princess Diana was tragically killed in a car crash in Paris. The public
perception of Camilla ̵
Charles and Diana's marriage and narrative – are either incredible or difficult. But on top of that
for years, people warmed to him when they saw it
how happy he made their future king.
Charles was named Prince of Wales because he was second in line. When he and Diana got married, he was the Princess of Wales, as is customary. However, after Prince Charles and Camilla got married in 2005, his new wife refused to take on the title that Princess Diana once held in her respect and maintain her public image.
Would it all go down differently if Princess Diana were
still alive? We won't know the answer to that. But it happened
Camilla is stylish with a new title: Duchess of Cornwall.
Queen Elizabeth may have made Meghan and Kate princesses but decided not to
historian Kate Williams explain the situation in "The Royal Box," saying: "That's why it's Duchesses throughout the Royal Family – since he was [Camilla] a Duchess. "
Royal expert Victoria Arbiter confirmed." If the queen had not given the wedding day to the descendants of William and
Harry, their wives were known as Princess William of Wales and
Princess Henry of Wales in the same way Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz
became Prince Michael of Kent at his 1978 marriage to Prince Michael, "she
The queen has the final say
who gets what title
Again, blaming Camilla for Meghan
Markle and Kate Middleton who are not princesses will be inaccurate ever since
ultimately it was Queen Elizabeth who made the final decision. Even he did
the outcome .
"The only person who can enforce changes or grant titles is
sovereignty, "Arbiter confirmed.
the Queen chose to do either, her laws being based on a number of factors
including changes made to existing royal policies, long ago
traditions and examples set by the kings and queens who preceded him. ”
Although there is no official title, the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex are both technological princesses since their marriage. And everyone knows even if they don't formally handle those titles.