Meghan Markle’s Parents: Full Details

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Meghan Markle was born on August 4, 1981. Meghan Markle is an American member of the British royal family. She is also a former actress married to Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex.

Prince Harry is the younger son of King Charles III.
Meghan Markle was born and raised in Los Angeles. It is known that her acting career started off at Northwestern University.

Meghan Markle played the role of Rachel Zane between 2011 and 2018 and this was in respect of American TV legal drama titled Suits. She had The Tig(2014 to 2017) which was a lifestyle blog. Later on, she became involved in charity work specifically focused on women’s issues and social justice.

Between 2011 and 2014, Meghan Markle was married to American film producer, Trevor Engelson. When she subsequently got married to Prince Harry, she retired from acting. She became the Duchess of Sussex. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have two children; Prince Archie and Princess Lilibet.

Meghan Markle and her husband stepped down as working royals in January 2020. They settled in South California and set up Archewell Inc. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in March 2021, had an interview with Oprah Winfrey.

She released The Bench, which is a picture book for children. Meghan Markle also launched a podcast Archetypes and filmed a Netflix docuseries titled Harry & Meghan together with Prince Harry. It was released in December 2022.

Meghan Markle Parents

The parents of Meghan Markle are Doria Ragland and Thomas Markle Sr. Doria Ragland was born in 1956 and she was a social worker and former makeup artist.

On the other hand, Thomas Markle Sr. was born in 1944. He was an Emmy Award-winning television lighting director and director of photography.

Meghan Markle indicates that her father is Caucasian whereas her mother is African -American. Her parents separated when she was just two years old. Four years after their separation, they divorced.

Other Details

Meghan Markle attended Hollywood Little Red Schoolhouse. She graduated from L.A”s Immaculate Heart High School and while in school, she was actively involved in plays and musicals.

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