As noted by The Deck London, Harbord went on to serve as the director of membership and partnerships for The Birley Clubs, a group of exclusive London clubs. Harbord is also the co-founder of theLady Garden Foundation, a women’s health charity dedicated to “raising awareness and funding for gynecological health.” Insiders recently told PEOPLE that the couples are close and have been in contact throughout their respective pregnancies. And when Eugenie and Jack welcomed son August in February, they brought him to Frogmore Cottage to start their lives as a family of three. “Harry had always confided in his cousin when it came to the women in his life,” they added. “Not only did he trust her implicitly, but friends say that she gives great advice and has always been ‘beyond wise’ for her years.”

Meghan joined Harry at his childhood friend Tom Inskip’s wedding in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Published photos of the couple enjoying a conversation at their table, and People reported that it was Meghan’s first time accompanying Harry to a wedding. Just days before Valentine’s Day, Meghan and Harry were photographed by The Sun holding hands outside of London’s Soho House, where they reportedly first met in the summer of 2016 through a mutual friend.

On the very same day as the start of the couple’s first-ever royal tour, Kensington Palace officially confirms that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their first child. According to reports, they first broke the news to their family at Eugenie’s wedding on October 12. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s love story is truly what fairy tales are made of .

January 2017: Harry and Markle visit the small Norwegian town of Tromvik on their first vacation together.

Tens of millions of people from around the world tuned in to see the couple wed at Windsor Castle on May 19. They had high-profile guests like Oprah, David and Victoria Beckham, and of course the royal family, but all eyes were on the bride, who wore a stunning Givenchy gown for the ceremony and a chic halter Stella McCartney dress for the reception at the Frogmore House. Harry confirmed his relationship with Markle in a formal statement November 8, 2016.

October 19, 2017: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have tea with the Queen

The news broke while the Sussexes were on their first royal tour of Australia and New Zealand. The couple were able to let loose a bit more at their private evening wedding reception at Frogmore House, where Idris Elba served as their DJ, George Clooney served drinks to guests and Serena Williams enjoyed some beer pong. Harry and Meghan reportedly gave sweet, funny speeches thanking their guests for attending. “Three days before our wedding, we got married — no one knows that — but we called the Archbishop and said, ‘This thing, this spectacle is for the world, but we want our union between us,’ ” Meghan said. “So the vows that we have framed in our room are just the two of us in our backyard with the Archbishop of Canterbury.”

When it was announced her father accepted money from paparazzi, the couple was faced with yet another media circus. Unfortunately, it wasn’t smooth sailing for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle once the news of their relationship was out. In November 2016, Harry was forced to make an official public statement regarding their relationship after press and social media harassment made him fear for Meghan’s safety . The statement, released by the palace, asked for members of the press to ease up on the “wave of abuse and harassment,” especially concerning coverage with racial undertones.

Later that day, Meghan and Harry are spotted heading to wedding rehearsals in Windsor, two days before their big day. During an official royal visit to a castle in Cardiff, Meghan and Harry are presented with a cake made entirely out of cheese. In their first joint interview since announcing their engagement, Harry and Meghan reveal to the BBC’s Mishal Husain that the surprise proposal happened over a typical roast chicken dinner at their cottage. According to People, Meghan wore a long floral dress and sunglasses while Harry served as one of 14 ushers in a navy blue blazer and pants. Additionally, Meghan confirmed reports that she would leave USA’s legal drama series, Suits, after seven seasons. Markle said she was teaching her son, Archie, that the polite way to pass salt and pepper shakers across a table is by holding them together.

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Meghan and Harry attend the Queen’s official birthday party at Royal Albert Hall. Breaking royal tradition, Meghan attends Christmas services with the royal family at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham. Meghan joins Harry and members of the royal family for Queen Elizabeth’s annual Christmas lunch at Buckingham Palace. Meghan and Harry are spotted holding hands in public for the first time after catching The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime on London’s West End. The Sun reports that the couple, who wore his-and-hers beanies, admired Christmas lights along Piccadilly. The day before, Meghan and Harry are spotted picking out a six-foot Christmas tree together.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, pictured here in 2017, confirmed their relationship in 2016. Roughly a year later, in November 2017, they announced their engagement and then on May 19, 2018, they got married at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Shortly after their engagement was announced in 2017, it was revealed the highly-anticipated wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle would take place on May 19, 2018. During an interview with the BBC, prior to their wedding, they declined to name of a mutual friend who introduced them in July 2016. Sign up to our newsletter to get all of our celebrity, royal and lifestyle news delivered directly to your inbox. The final details of the royal wedding are being released by the day, and thousands of well-wishers are expected to descend on Windsor for the celebrations.