Meghan Markle has just made history as the first-ever British royal to cast their vote in a US presidential election. On Nov. 3, E! News confirmed that the Duchess of Sussex did indeed exercise her right to vote in this year’s election, though it’s unclear if she participated at a polling place or voted by mail.
“I’m so excited to see that kind of representation [with Kamala Harris]. You know, for me, being biracial — growing up, whether it was a doll or a person in office, you need to see someone who looks like you in some capacity,” Meghan previously said in a discussion with Gloria Steinem. “As many of us believe, you can only be what you can see. And in the absence of that, how can you aspire to something greater than what you see in your own world? I think maybe now we’re starting to break through in a different way.”
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