The Harry and Meghan Quiz



By: Teresa McGlothlin

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

If it seems unlikely that a British prince and an American actress would make a great match, Meghan and Harry's love proves that anything is possible! Harry and Meghan have been inseparable since their very first blind date, but how much do you know about them? Do you know enough to be a member of the royal security detail? 

Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales, or Prince Harry as we know him, arrived into the arms of his mother The Princess of Wales in 1984. Since then, his life has been the subject of fascination around the world. However, nothing that Harry has done has been more captivating than marrying Meghan Markle. What does their next chapter as parents hold? We can't wait to find out because their relationship is the stuff of fairytales, and we simply cannot get enough. 

Throughout this quiz, we'll dive into their pasts, their wedding and their current affairs. Once you're done, we'll tally up your answers and we'll let you know if you are a Harry and Meghan expert. Do you know enough to write a book? Or are you going to learn a bunch of new facts? Take the Harry and Meghan quiz to find out!

On May 6, 2019, the couple welcomed their son into the royal family. What's his full name?

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor is the full name to the future prince the world calls Archie. Breaking from tradition, the couple chose a name that they felt best represented their relationship.


Which of these things did Queen Elizabeth II lend to Meghan for the wedding?

Meghan has been known to do things her own way, but she included a few wedding traditions like wearing something old, borrowed and blue. Ticking both the old and borrowed boxes, Queen Elizabeth allowed Meghan to wear a diamond tiara that once belonged to Queen Mary.


Out of these royals, which one does Harry consider his best friend?

It's always good when you get along with your in-laws, but Prince Harry has often said that Kate Middleton is his best friend. In fact, before marrying Duchess Meghan, Harry would seek relationship advice from his famous sister-in-law.


Before becoming a duchess, Meghan Markle had a recurring role on which television series?

Although Duchess Meghan did have a small role in "General Hospital," she played Rachel Zane on "Suits" for nine seasons. Smart, savvy and elegant, her on-screen skills have certainly given her an advantage in the royal realm.


Can you correctly choose the name of the designer who had the honor of designing Meghan's wedding dress?

Meghan's stunning and elegant wedding gown was designed by Waight Keller of Givenchy. Opposite of most royal gowns, Meghan's dress was made without lace, sequins or any other embellishments.


When Harry proposed to Meghan, what were they in the middle of doing?

Even royals need to eat! According to Duchess Meghan's account of the proposal, she was making roast chicken when he proposed. He dropped to one knee and popped the question, right in the middle of the kitchen.


During their vows, Duchess Meghan omitted one word. What was it?

When Princess Diana married Prince Charles, she omitted the word "obey." Following her lead, Meghan also omitted the word from the vows taken from the Book of Common Prayers.


When Meghan changed into her reception gown, which designer did she slip into?

During the royal nuptials at Saint George's Chapel, the Duchess sported a gown designed by Givenchy. For the reception, she chose a halter-style dress designed by Stella McCartney.


Where did Harry and Meghan's royal wedding take place?

Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan made it official at Saint George's Chapel. Prince William had used Westminster Abby for his wedding to Kate Middleton, so the thoughtful couple chose the same church where Camilla Parker Bowles and Prince Charles were wed.


Do you know where the Duchess of Sussex was born and raised?

On August 4, 1981, Meghan Markle became the newest resident of Los Angeles. Before becoming a royal, she enjoyed the life of a typical Angeleno. She began to pursue acting when she was in her early twenties.


Where do the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and baby Archie call home?

The family trio resides at the recently renovated Frogmore Cottage on the grounds of Windsor Castle. Before being given to Harry by his grandmother, the cottage housed grounds workers.


Everyone knows Harry's mother's name. Do you know Meghan's mother's name?

No one could be prouder of Duchess Meghan than her mother Doria Ragland. Ms. Ragland is a former social worker and yoga teacher who now bounces back and forth between the U.S. and the U.K., spending time with her grandson Archie.


Which one of London's museums did Prince Harry have closed for a special date?

Talk about romantic! Before getting married, Prince Harry knew that Meghan was hoping to visit the Natural History Museum of London. In true royal fashion, he arranged for a private viewing of the museum. No other visitors were allowed.


Do you know which of these names is actually Meghan's first name?

On both the show "Suits" and in real life, Meghan's first name is actually Rachel. She doesn't remember a time when anyone has called her that, though. Her mother has called her Meghan since she was born.


How long did Harry and Meghan manage to keep their relationship a secret from the public?

During a 2017 interview with Vanity Fair, Meghan Markle admitted that she and Harry had enjoyed six months of dating prior to announcing their relationship. Inseparable since then, they rarely travel without the other by their side.


How much did Prince Harry shell out for Meghan's engagement ring?

The engagement ring Prince Harry presented to the Duchess is made with three feature diamonds. A large center stone is surrounded by two additional diamonds that came from the collection of Princess Diana. The custom made piece cost him $350,000.


Between acting jobs, Meghan Markle freelanced at what type of job?

The Duchess of Sussex is well-known for her love of letter writing. That's because she used to support herself between acting jobs by working as a calligrapher. She created everything from cards to wedding invitations for her clients.


Which one of Prince Harry's royal relatives had the honor of announcing the engagement?

On November 27, 2017, the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was announced by Prince Charles. Released as a statement from the Prince of Wales, the world rejoiced when the announcement was posted.


In 2011, what type of helicopter did Prince Harry become certified to fly?

Having completed military training in both the U.S. and the U.K., Prince Harry is a highly qualified soldier. In 2011, the Ministry of Defense announced that he has passed the required tests to become an Apache helicopter pilot.


Which city was hosting the Invictus Games when Harry and Meghan made their first public appearance together?

Much to the delight of the world, Harry and Meghan made their first public appearance in Toronto on September 25, 2017. They were seen holding hands and sitting courtside during a tennis match.


What did Meghan use as her something blue when she married Harry?

On their very first blind date, Meghan Markle wore a blue dress. In keeping with the tradition of something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue, Meghan has a small piece of the dress sewn into her veil.


Meghan Markle became the first royal to break which wedding tradition?

During her wedding to Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan added a lot of personal touches. By walking herself down the aisle, she became the first royal bride to do so. She has stated that it was meant to be seen as a feminist action.


What is the name of the famous musician who played for the couple at their wedding reception?

As a tribute to his mother, Prince Harry asked Elton John to perform at the wedding reception. Elton John happily obliged! He also made sure to play "Candle in the Wind." It was the song he wrote in Diana's honor.


The Duchess of Sussex is bilingual. What languages does she speak?

As a young college intern, Meghan Markle spent time working as a political aide in Buenos Aries. While living there, she undertook the daunting task of teaching herself to speak Spanish.


When Meghan was growing up, what nickname did her mother call her?

Doria Ragland had no idea that her daughter would grow up to become royalty, but she always knew that she was special. During Meghan's childhood, her mother gave the nickname "Flower."


Which one of these instruments did Prince Harry once play in an official royal recording?

If you listen closely to the official song for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee that took place in 2012, you'll hear a tambourine rattling along. It is played by none other than Prince Harry.


Do you know how Prince Harry and his future bride met?

A friend of Prince Harry was working as a PR agent for Ralph Lauren. When she met Meghan Markle, she immediately set the two up on a blind date. Meghan only agreed to the date if Harry was "nice."


Before being permitted to marry, what did Meghan have to do?

With the royal wedding only a few months away, Meghan Markle had to be baptized by the Church of England. A small ceremony attended by Prince Charles was performed in March of 2018.


As a boy, which one of these pets did Prince Harry have?

As a young lad living on the royal family's Highgrove Estate, Prince Harry had a pet rabbit. He was touched by a gift from a Dutch fan when she gave Archie a spoon symbolizing his beloved pet.


Princess Diana had a childhood nickname for Harry. What was it?

Unlike his brother William, Harry was born with the red hair that ran throughout the Spencer family. When he was growing up, Princess Diana frequently called him "My Little Spencer" because of it.


Which one of these nicknames do royal security forces call Prince Harry?

Informally, Prince Harry is called "Spike Wells" by the security detail assigned with his protection. His name is neither Spike nor Harry, though. His full legal name is actually His Royal Highness Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales.


Prince Harry recently sued a newspaper over things they published. Which one?

In the fall of 2019, Prince Harry announced his intention to sue the parent company of The Daily Mail. The lawsuit alleges that the tabloid illegally published portions of Duchess Meghan's private correspondence.


Growing up, what pet name did Harry give to his big brother William?

Separated by only a couple of years, it's only natural for William and Harry to have experienced sibling rivalry. Harry swears that William was the rambunctious sibling, and so he nicknamed him Billy the Basher.


How many siblings does the Duchess of Sussex have?

Although her parents divorced when she was six, Duchess Meghan later received two half-siblings. They are not on good terms, and they were not invited to attend the royal wedding.


Which one of these African countries did the couple visit on their third date?

On their third date, Prince Harry took the future duchess with him to Botswana. Botswana became special to the prince after the death of his mother. They still continue humanitarian and animal rights work there.


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