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13 Famous British Royal Weddings and the Fascinating Stories Behind Them

Andrew and Sarah would go on to welcome two daughters, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie of York. Their marriage was turbulent, and they decided to separate in January 1992 (several months later, Charles and Diana would do the same). It wasn't until May 1996 that they announced their plans to divorce. Despite their somewhat messy split, Andrew and Sarah still remain good friends, and Eugenie has called them "the best divorced couple I know."
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There's really nothing like a royal wedding, is there? The pomp, the pageantry, the boatloads of traditions to adhere to . . . it's all like something out of a fairy tale. As we prep for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's unconventional walk down the aisle, we're looking back on the best photos from the British royal weddings — and detailing the stories behind them. Keep reading for the facts from then-Princess Elizabeth's wartime nuptials to Prince Philip, right on up to Will and Kate's whirlwind wedding day.

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