Yes, Prince Harry’s engagement to Meghan Markle is official. Not surprisingly, the fact that an American is about to enter the British royal family is all over the news, as Meghan will be the first American ever in the British monarchy. But she is certainly not the only American to marry a royal.
We bring you a gallery of 15 Americans who have become entangled in high-profile romances and become royalty in countries as diverse as Greece, Poland, and Sweden. Browse through the pictures of ordinary and not so ordinary people in their new royal lives, and be reminded that fairy-tale romances can happen to everyone, everywhere.