Before her royal engagement to Prince Harry, 33, Meghan Markle, 36, was just an adorable child growing up in California with her father, Thomas Markle.
New photos of her childhood reveal that the soon-to-be princess’ early years were all about family, school and close friends.
She even had the same cheeky smile she has now, when she was riding horses in big Bear with her family.
Here is Prince Harry’s fiancé posing in front of the historic Alamo building in San Antonio, Texas! Who would’ve known?
As Radar readers know, Meghan started her acting career as a model in Deal Or No Deal, later transferring to the small-screen to star in films such as A Lot Like Love, The Boys And Girls’ Guide To Getting Down and Dater’s Handbook. She eventually gained fame with the popular show Suits — soon after which she allegedly dumped her first husband to pursue Hollywood fame.
While dark rumors about her allegedly troubled childhood have come out since her royal engagement, sources agree that Meghan’s dad has always been her best friend and biggest supporter.
Thomas, 73, has already bonded with Harry over the phone, and he’s set to walk Meghan down the aisle on May 19!
“He’s very excited about it,’ said the friend: ‘He’s very close to her Meghan and he’s very happy,” a source previously told Radar.
While all the pressure from his daughter’s new-found fame “has been hard on him,” he’s managed to put up with it and will always be there to support Meghan.
What do you think of Meghan Markle’s adorable childhood photos? Do you think she was always a princess at heart?
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