People all over the world are waiting with bated breath for Prince William’s wedding to his longtime girlfriend, Kate Middleton. Despite the efforts to keep things simple, this may be the grandest wedding we’ll get to witness in 2011—after all the pomp and pageantry of a royal wedding isn’t something we witness every day.With a month to go before the big event, people are already speculating about what the future Princess will wear and just how big the ceremony will be. Regardless of the details, however, we're pretty sure that this will be one event none of us will want to miss!
To tide you over until the event (April 29, in case you were wondering), we’ve compiled a list of 10 royal couples from history whose marriages were definitely ones for the books.
Read these articles to see more notable couples:
(Photo of Kate Middleton and Prince William courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)