Prince William and Prince Harry’s major life changes

The wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton was watched by millions of fans across the world, marking a momentous occasion for both the couple and the monarchy as a whole.

Five months after the Duke of Cambridge proposed to his now-wife, they officially announced their engagement

According to the couple's engagement interview, the proposal came a month earlier in October 2010

During an African vacation, Prince William proposed with the sapphire and diamond ring one of Princess Diana's most iconic pieces of jewelry

His family wasn't the only one to have this special connection to this beautiful continent in their lives

In an interview with ITV's Tom Bradby, the Duke of Cambridge revealed that he proposed that month during a trip with friends because it just felt "right"

Adding, "It was very romantic, he's a true romantic." Kate smiled adoringly at her now-husband

As compared to his own parents, the Duke of Cambridge's decision to propose in Kenya during this magical vacation is highly unusual.