Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced they were expecting their second child on Valentine’s Day in 2021 after the Duchess of Sussex suffered a miscarriage last summer. They shared the gender of their baby (a girl!) while speaking with Oprah during their big March interview. But otherwise, the couple has kept the majority of details about Meghan’s pregnancy and their plans to welcome their daughter private.
Here’s everything we know so far, from the rare glimpses Meghan has given of her maternity style to reports about where the Duchess hopes to give birth to her daughter.
Meghan and Harry are having a baby girl this time, due this summer.
The couple revealed they knew their baby’s gender during their interview with Oprah in March 2021. “To have any one or any two, but to have a boy and then a girl—what more could you ask for?” Harry said. Meghan and Harry did not specify exactly what month Meghan is due.
Meghan is so far along that her doctor advised against her traveling in April for Prince Philip’s funeral.
While Meghan and Harry have not revealed Meghan’s exact due date, a royal spokesperson gave a hint on April 10. One day after Prince Philip passed away, the Palace confirmed that Harry would be traveling back to England for his grandfather’s funeral. The Duchess of Sussex “has been advised by her physician not to travel,” a royal spokesman told People.
Royal reporter Omid Scobie wrote that he was told by a source that Meghan “made ‘every effort’ to…