Meghan Markle, Prince Harry shatter Instagram record hours after joining app

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s joint debut on Instagram was very well received. In fact, the pair is already so popular on the photo-sharing platform that they broke an Instagram record — it took them less than six hours to get 1 million followers.

On Wednesday, the Guinness World Records announced that the Duke and Duchess hit 1 million followers in record time: 5 hours, 45 minutes. The account has since doubled its following, with more than 2.8 million followers as of 2:30 p.m. ET.

“The royal couple have taken the title from K-Pop star Kang Daniel, who achieved 1 million followers in 11 hours 36 minutes – double the amount of time it took Harry and Meghan. The 22-year-old acquired the title in January after posting a selfie with the caption ‘HELLO,'” Guinness World Records explained in a blog post, noting that the pop star dethroned Pop Francis, who reached 1 million in 12 hours back in 2016.

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