April 29, 2011: After a decade of off-and-on courtship followed breathlessly by the media, Prince William, second in line to the British throne, married his university sweetheart, Kate Middleton. Not since William's father, Charles, married his mother, Diana, had the world been so enthralled by a royal wedding, with an estimated 2 billion people around the world tuning in to catch at least part of the spectacle. Life has been a whirlwind for the couple since that happy day — the popular Duke and Duchess of Cambridge now have three children plus a schedule packed with charity events and social appearances. And then there's that one highly anticipated family engagement: the May 19 nuptials of William's brother, Harry, to Meghan Markle. But first things first: These two have an anniversary to celebrate...Chris Jackson/Getty Images THE BEST MAN AFP/AFP/Getty Images THE QUEEN IN TRANSIT WPA Pool/Getty Images BRIDESMAIDS AND PAGES Chris Jackson/Getty Images WHO COULD FORGET THOSE HATS? Jasper Juinen/Getty Images FAMOUS GUESTS, TOO Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images HERE COMES THE BRIDE Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images THE MAID OF HONOR Chris Jackson/Getty Images NOT YOUR TYPICAL BRIDESMAID DRESS AFP/AFP/Getty Images THE WEDDING MARCH WPA Pool/Getty Images FIRST GLANCES, NERVOUS LAUGHS Chris Jackson/Getty Images INTRODUCING THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE Dave Cannon/GP/Getty Images THE OVERVIEW ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images THE QUEEN DEPARTS Pawel Libera OPEN CARRIAGE AFP/AFP/Getty Images AND SPEAKING OF THOSE THRONGS... Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images LOVE IS KIND... AND ALSO LOUD James Devaney/FilmMagic A RESPECTFUL LINEUP Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images CLEAN GETAWAY Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images JUST WED
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