The sensational Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle has been named by the UK edition of Vogue magazine as one of the most influential women working in Britain today.
She was featured in the title’s inaugural “Vogue 25” list alongside human-rights lawyer Amal Clooney, fashion designer Stella McCartney and Harry Potter writer J.K. Rowling.
Vogue said the list captures “an extraordinary cast of leaders defining — and redefining — the way we live now.” Meghan a successful Hollywood actress, a blogger, a feminist and a completely independent woman who traded her total independence for the royal marital cage has won over the heart of the nation and people worldwide.
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The Duchess of Sussex’s story had “captured the public imagination like no other this year,” the publication said. It added that as a biracial American feminist, she is “helping to forge a new 21st-century identity for the monarchy.”
The oldest entry was 73-year-old Brenda Hale, who became the first female president of the UK Supreme Court last July.
Award-winning singer Dua Lipa — who shot to stardom over the past 12 months and became the most streamed artist in the country last year and was the youngest entry at just 22 years of age.
Others are Ruth Davidson, the 39-year-old openly gay leader of the Conservatives in Scotland, Collette Roche, the chief operating officer of soccer team Manchester United, biochemist Priyanka Joshi, models Adwoa Aboah.
The rest are Edie Campbell, writer and academic Sinéad Burke; TV producer and environmentalist Orla Doherty; journalists Carole Cadwalladr, Amelia Gentleman and Katharine Viner; and Antonia Romeo, the permanent secretary at the UK Department for International Trade.