Did Meghan Markle’s Cartier Tank watch belong to Princess Diana? A number of social media users are wondering about this following Meghan’s Vax Live speech.
The Duchess of Sussex made her first television appearance following her interview with American host Oprah Winfrey in early March this year.
Meghan addressed viewers during Global Citizen’s Vax Live: The Concert To Reunite The World on Saturday night (May 8th, 2021).
Some people were confused whether the watch that Meghan had on her wrist belonged to Princess Diana. Diana wore a similar one during public appearances.
Did Meghan Markle’s Cartier watch belong to Princess Diana?
No, the Cartier watch that the Duchess of Sussex wore was hers.
The watch is similar to the one Princess Diana had on her wrist during royal engagements in the 1990s. Marie Claire has noted that Diana’s watch was reportedly a gift from her father, the 8th Earl Spencer.
Meghan is known for her love for Cartier Tank watches and she has regularly worn it in other public appearances.
Speaking to Hello Magazine in 2015, she said that she plans to pass her watch down to her daughter one day.
“I’ve always coveted the Cartier French Tank watch,” Meghan said. “I had it engraved on the back, ‘To M.M. From M.M.’ and I plan to give it to my daughter one day. That’s what makes…