Royal Baby Bumps! See Pregnant Royals Through the Years — from Queen Elizabeth to Meghan Markle
As the world awaits Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's royal baby, here's a look back at royal pregnancies through the years
Queen Elizabeth, 1948
Princess Diana, 1982
Princess Diana, 1984
Two years later Diana was pregnant again with Prince Harry.
"Royal firstborns may get all the glory, but secondborns enjoy more freedom,” Diana said at the time. “Only when Harry is a lot older will he realize how lucky he is not to have been the eldest. My second child will never have quite the same sort of pressure that poor William must face all his life."
Kate Middleton, 2013
Kate Middleton, 2015
Kate went for a bright pink look during her last official royal engagement before giving birth to Princess Charlotte in 2015.
Kate Middleton, 2018
Just a few weeks before she was due with Prince Louis in April 2018, Kate stepped out for an Easter church service outing.
Princess Margaret, 1964
Princess Anne, 1977
The only daughter of the Queen is seen pregnant with son Peter Philips.
Princess Anne, 1981
Anne with her husband, Mark Phillips, just weeks before the arrival of daughter Zara.
Zara Tindall, 2013
Zara Tindall, 2018
Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, 1988
The duchess, also known as Fergie, pregnant with Princess Beatrice, who is 8th in line to the throne.
Sarah Ferguson, 1990
Meghan Markle, October 2018
The latest expectant royal is the Duchess of Sussex, who announced her pregnancy at the start of her first royal tour with husband Prince Harry.
“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019,” Kensington Palace said in a statement.