While technically the queen is responsible for giving
titles of members of the royal family, it is not the one that made him uncomfortable
Kate Middleton and Megan Markle are named princesses. In fact, the woman
behind the decision stands no other but former Prince Charles
mistress and current wife Camilla Parker Bowles.
Camilla only affects the decision indirectly and if you like
to get technical information, it's not really her fault that it's just Markle and Middleton
called duchesses. But there is a very good reason why everyone has the titles they have
make and return to Princess Diana.
Camilla never took the title of Princess Diana
Prince Charles and Camilla spent many years quietly dating after
his ex-wife Princess Diana was tragically killed in a car accident in Paris. The Public of
perception of Camilla – as they saw her, the "other woman" who ruined the prince
The marriage of Charles and Diana in the book collection – was incredibly bad. But over
for years people warmed up to it when they saw
how happy she made their future king.
Charles is named Prince of Wales because he is the second in line to the throne. When he and Diana got married, she was the Princess of Wales as usual. However, after Prince Charles and Camilla were married in 2005, his new wife refused to take on the title that Princess Diana at the time held in her esteem and to maintain her public image.
Would all this have been different if Princess Diana had been
still alive? We will never know the answer to that. But what happened is
Camilla was styled with a new title: Duchess of Cornwall.
Queen Elizabeth could make Princesses Megan and Kate, but decided not to
The historian Kate Williams explained the situation at Yahoo! ] is a duchess. ”
Royal expert Victoria Arbiter confirmed. – Had the queen not given William and the duchess the wedding day
Harry, their wives would be known as Princess William of Wales and
Princess Henry of Wales in the same way Baroness Marie Christine von Reibnitz
became Princess Michael of Kent after her 1978 marriage to Prince Michael, "she
The Queen has the final say
who gets what the title
Again, blaming Camilla for Megan
Markel and Kate Middleton, who are not princesses, would be inaccurate from then on
Ultimately, the final decision was made by Queen Elizabeth. Even if he did
the result .
"The only person who can do revisions or give titles is
sovereign, ”the Arbiter confirmed.
the queen decided to do one of her two decisions, based on a number of factors
including changes made to existing royal rules, longstanding
the tradition and the examples given by kings and queens who went before it. ”
Even without the official titles, the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex are technically princesses because of whom they married. And everyone knows it, even if they don't officially own those titles.