The Most Shocking Things We Learned About Meghan Markle Before She Married Prince Harry

Six months after announcing their engagement, Meghan Markle ad Prince Harry have officially tied the knot. Ever since their relationship became public, people have been wanting to know more about the prince’s now-wife.

Most were already aware that Markle is an American actress, who has now given up that career, and was married once before she met Harry. But there are many more fascinating and surprising things we have learned about Markle recently.

Click through to see the juicy details we’ve learned about her life, ranked from surprising to downright shocking.

15. Meghan is not her real name

Meghan Markle during an official photocall to announce the engagement.

We were quite surprised to find this out. | Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Meghan is not the actress’ birth name. Her real name is Rachel Meghan Markle, the same first name as the character she played on Suits.

It’s unclear when Markle dropped Rachel, but all of her acting credits are under her middle and last name.

Next: Everyone looked her up.

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