It's been quite a few years now since Prince William and Kate Middleton's magical royal wedding, although it still feels just as fresh in our minds as it did in 2011.

However, this week, a huge revelation has surfaced about the wedding that left Kate "in tears." Read on to find out why...

It's hard to believe that it's been 9 years since the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge got married!

But it seems that the big day wasn't as magical as it seemed following a recent revelation that Kate was, at one point, left "in tears."

Now, of course, the British royal family is one of most famous families in the world.

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Yes, even more famous than our beloved Kardashians.

But, of the many members of the British family...

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, or William and Kate, as we know them best, are the firm favorites of the younger, more modern monarchy.

They have long been royal favorites.

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Following their lavish, and highly documented royal wedding in 2011, Wills and Kate were thrown into the media spotlight, and we still can't get enough of them.

They met while studying at university.

William, who is the son of Prince Charles and in line for the throne, met Kate at the University of St Andrew's in Scotland in 2001.

Though their relationship was on and off for years...

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They clearly couldn't stay away from each other, and their engagement was announced in 2010, 9 years after they first met.

And, ever since, we have followed them as their own little family grew.

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In July 2013, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge was born, becoming the third in line to the throne of Great Britain. Kate emerged from St. Mary's hospital in London in a blue polka dot dress, which many saw as a fitting tribute to Princess Diana, who wore a similar spotty attire herself some thirty-one years earlier.

Princess Charlotte followed shortly after.

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Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana was born in May 2015, just under 2 years after her older brother.

The princess has actually made royal history.

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Princess Charlotte became the first female royal to retain her claim to the throne, despite having a younger brother. Before the Succession to the Crown Act 2013, the birth of a son meant that he would leap over any older daughters in the line of succession.

Traditionally, Prince Louis would have overtaken Charlotte in the line to the throne.

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But, now that Princess Charlotte hasn't been ruled out by gender, Prince Louis remains fifth-in-line to the throne, while Charlotte is fourth-in-line behind her older brother, Prince George.

So, as you can see...

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William and Kate really are paving the path to a more modern monarchy.

I mean we all remember the iconic pictures of Kate in her student fashion show.

Since becoming the Duchess, Kate's style has evolved into something unparalleled.

And that fashion gene seems to have been passed down to their children...

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As the adorable princes and princess clearly get their style from their parents. In fact, they look identical...

The photos are too cute for words...

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Prince George and Prince William could literally be the same person!

It's now been nearly a decade since William and Kate tied the knot...

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And it seems their royal wedding is hitting the headlines once again, but for a very different reason.

Now, of course, many will know that the royal couple is heading towards their ten year wedding anniversary.

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Although Kate was initially branded as a “reluctant royal" due to her shy nature and fear of public speaking, she has gone on to become one of the most beloved royal figures over the past few years.

However, that's not forgetting the rocky start to life as a royal she had, especially when it came to maintaining a sense of privacy...

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And there's one aspect of her royal wedding that reportedly had her "in tears."

The duchess was reportedly devastated when she found out details of her bespoke wedding dress had been leaked to the public.

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Kate had apparently tried to keep the name of the designer, Alexander McQueen’s Sarah Burton, a secret but it was soon revealed ahead of time.

At the time, The Sunday Times reported this:

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“A fashion source said that the dress will be a combination of Middleton’s own design ideas and Burton’s deep knowledge and understanding of high fashion."

Royal correspondent Katie Nicholl said:

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“Behind the scenes I think that caused tears at the Palace because Kate had done everything she could to keep the wedding dress a secret." Yikes. Well, were sure that everything is forgotten now! For more on the royal couple, scroll on...