His Royal Highness Prince William wedded Kate Middleton on April 29, 2011, and his brother, His Royal Highness Prince Harry got married to Meghan Markle on May 19, 2018, and the two strongest women and not to forget outsiders, Middleton and Markle were welcomed to the Royal family,
Although they belong to the same family and are both beloveds by people all over the world, they do have friction between them and there are certain differences between them. Both are trendsetters but they are compared in every way possible by the public.
Royal weddings have always been worldwide spectacles but the most recent two weddings created even more buzz and were internationally watched events. Middleton and Markle are both revered as fashion icons. In fact, their weddings caused international rise in the demands for the dresses they wore.
Kate and Middleton’s first appearance together in public also made waves all over the world in 2017. The birth of the Royal babies from both of the Royal women got a lot of attention from the world media. Both have their Royal titles and have done quite a bit of charity for various organizations all over the world.
They are influential figures and their reach, as well as influence, is spread all over the world. The Royal women are similar in their own ways and they are very much different in their own ways. They were brought up differently and had careers in various sectors.
In addition to this, there are differences in their public image, dressing sense, relationship history, and origin.
Here the two Royal women are compared on a different basis!!
Kate Middleton Vs. Meghan Markle: Comparison On Different Basis
Rumors had been brewing that Middleton and Markle were feuding for a very long. Media outlets all over the world reported on their “feud”. Both being icons in their own right there is bound to be speculation about any minor incident between the two.
The rumors spread like wildfire all over the world but Kensington Palace gave a statement that there was no riff raff between the two. The two have also commented that there is no feud between them but the rumors were so ubiquitous that TLC released a documentary about their relationship.
Royal Titles And Status
Kate Middleton is higher in the order of seniority as she is the wife of Prince William who is second in line for the throne after Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles. Prince Harry is sixth in line for the throne after Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, Prince William, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis.
As for their Royal titles, Prince William is the Duke of Cambridge and his wife Kate Middleton has been bestowed the title of Duchess of Cambridge after her marriage. Prince Harry is the Duke of Sussex and his wife is the Duchess of Sussex.
Middleton and Kate are both beloved public figures, especially in England where the love for the Royal family runs deep. They are also seen as fashion icons and trendsetters. In fact, the duo is known for their incredible fashion sense and have increased sales of dresses they have worn.
Kate’s wardrobe choices caused an increase in the demand for specific colors. Due to her attire searches white, beige, and navy colored dresses took over the internet. Similarly, Markle is also a fashionista and has created a lot of buzz for her fashion choices and dressing senses.
As per data from CBS news Kate’s wedding with the Duke of Cambridge became the most expensive wedding in history costing a jaw-dropping $34 million at that time. The pair spent $32 million on security alone and Kate’s dress cost around $434,000.
Similarly, Prince Harry and Meghan spent an estimated $45 million on their wedding; the bulk of which was spent on security. Markle’s dress cost around $135,000 as per data from Dailymail.
The Royal children are every bit as famous as their parents, the birth of the Royal children also caused a lot of fanfare among the public.
Prince William and Kate Middleton have been blessed with 3 children as of June 2019, Prince George of Cambridge (22 July 2013), Princess Charlotte of Cambridge (2 May 2015) and Prince Louis of Cambridge (23 April 2018). All of their children are in line for the throne ahead of Prince Harry and his offspring.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been blessed with a son named Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor (born 6 May 2019) as of June 2019.
Charity And Philanthropic Works
The Duchess of Cambridge has solidified her image as a beloved member of the Royal family by making contributions to various organizations like UNICEF, The Foundation of Prince William and Prince Harry, Teenage Cancer Trust, Starlight Children's Foundation, SportsAid, Sentebale, Royal Wedding Charity Fund, Prince's Trust, Place2Be, PeacePlayers International, East Anglia's Children's Hospices, Children In Crisis, Child Bereavement Charity, Centrepoint, and BeatBullying among various others.
In fact according to reports she also boosted the charities made by the public to the Princes’ foundation as the foundation raised £4.8 million ($6,019,224) in 2011 (the wedding year of Kate) as compared to 2010 when it raised £629,000 ($788,769) in 2010.
Meghan is also as charitable as Kate, she traveled to Rwanda to reiterate the importance of clean water in the world. Among other charities, she supports the United Nations Development Programme and World Vision Canada. As a matter of fact, she donated £300,000 to the homeless in Windsor and chose to wear a relatively normal wedding dress.