The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are the stars of the Time magazine's list of the world's most influential people, with the honor revealed on the occasion of the Duke's 37th birthday.
The US publication released an image glossy print of Harry and Meghan, taken in their house in Montecito in California. Jose Andres, a friend and chef who runs the World Central Kitchen charity, writes that the couple is "led" and "compassionate", and gives a "voice to the voiceless".
"Taking action is not the easy choice for a young person Duke and Duchess who have been blessed by birth and talent, and burnt with glory. It would be much safer to take advantage of their good fortune and remain silent, ”writes Andres. He adds: “They are running towards the struggle.
Writing that they were "humiliated" to be on Time's annual Top 100 list on their Archewell Foundation website , the couple also contributed to the list, honorant the economist Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the first African and first woman to lead the World Trade Organization . “What will it take to vaccinate the world? Unity, cooperation - and leaders like Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, they wrote .
Meanwhile, the royals have wished Harry a happy 37th birthday, posting photos to their social media accounts.
Official Twitter account of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge posted a photo of him with the words "Happy Birthday Prince Harry!
Similar message on the account The Queen's Twitter featured four photos of Harry, including one of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex together.
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall posted three images on their official social media account, including two of Harry with his father. The message read: "I wish the Duke of Sussex a very happy birthday today! " And included a birthday cake emoji.