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8 Royal Couples Around The World With Fairy Tale Stories

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle's love story aren't the only ones we adore

By Stephanie | February 2, 2018

Royal weddings are the Disney princess movies that we all daydream about occasionally. So it’s no surprise that the upcoming nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle has captured headlines around the globe. As the royal couple prepare to walk down the aisle in May 2018, here are other royal couples that you didn’t know about who are living their happily-ever-after.  Click through below to find out!

This article was first published in www.womensweekly.com.sg/Text by Natalya Molok / Main photo source: @theroyalfamily

 

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Princess Tunku Tun Aminah and Dennis Muhammad Abdulla, MALAYSIA

Johor’s Princess Tunku Tun Aminah Sultan Ibrahim and Dutch-born Deniis Muhammad Abdullah were pronounced husband and wife in August 2017. The former semi-professional footballer, met Princess Tunku Tun Aminah in a cafe when he worked as a marketing manager for a Singapore football team as reported by the Daily Mail UK.

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King Felipe and Queen Letizia, SPAIN

King Felipe is married to Queen Letizia of Asturias since 2004 and the couple has two beautiful daughters. The couple’s marriage in Madrid was attended by several European royal families and watched live on TV by millions around the world. Felipe is Letizia’s second husband.

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King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema, BHUTAN

King Jigme Wangchuck married Queen Jetsun Pema on 13th of October 2011 in Punakha Dzong, which culminated as Bhutan’s largest media event in history. Following the wedding, the couple has been seen together on many foreign trips and regarded as one of the most fashionable royal couples around.

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Prince Pierre Casiraghi and Beatrice Borromeo, MONACO

Prince Pierre married Beatrice in a 2015 civil ceremony at the Prince’s Palace salon. The same year, Beatrice, a journalist who holds a master from Columbia University, became the special envoy for human rights for Fashion 4 Development, a United Nations-affiliated organisation.

Photo source: Instagram

 

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Prince Haakon Magnus and Crown Princess Mette Marit, NORWAY

Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway is heir to the throne of Norway. The Crown Prince is married to Mette Marit, Crown Princess of Norway since 2001. The couple is blessed with a daughter and a boy. Mette Marit also has another child, her first child with Morten Borg, who isn’t royal.

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Prince Felix and Princess Claire, LUXEMBOURG

Another stunning brunette joined the ranks of Europe’s princesses with the wedding of Prince Felix of Luxembourg and his German sweetheart Claire Lademacher in 2016. They met in school in Switzerland and have two adorable children together – a girl and a boy.

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King Abdullah bin Al-Hussein and Queen Rania, JORDAN

Abdullah II is the reigning King of the Kingdom of Jordan. He has been married to Queen Rania since 1993. The couple is blessed with four children. While King Abdullah II is a qualified pilot and a free-fall parachutist, the very photogenic Rania is one of the most attractive women in the world.

Photo source: Instagram

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Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, SWEDEN

It’s not every day a reality TV star and a prince fall in love, but that’s exactly what happened to Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist. When the prince was introduced to the Paradise Hotel finalist after coming out of a 10-year relationship, the pair described it as “love at first sight.”

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