Britain

Meghan Markle isn't the first American to marry a British royal. Meet Baltimore's Wallis Simpson.

Meghan Markle isn't the first American to marry a British royal. Meet Baltimore's Wallis Simpson.

It seems likely that when Meghan Markle walks down the aisle on Saturday and says, “I do,” this divorced bride will be greeted a lot more warmly by her crown-wearing in-laws than was a previous American royal newlywed.

But then, the wedding of the biracial former actress to Prince Harry is unlikely to create a British constitutional crisis or alter the fate of the free world.

Here’s what we know about the “other” Yankee who became a member of England’s ruling family,

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