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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry claimed his Instagram name without asking

An Instagram user with the username "Sussexroyal" – the new account belonging to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – said he had his name changed without his knowledge so that English royalty could use it instead. Kevin Keiley, England, said he received a text message from his son who informed him that his Instagram handle was changing. Confused, he told the BBC that he was looking at the social media app. MEGHAN MARKET CORRESPONDS INSTAGRAM WITH PRINCE HARRY, SHARES FIRST FIRST POST "I thought," What is that about? "He said," Look at Instagram, "Keiley said." So I looked at Instagram and suddenly my handle wasn't @sussexroyal anymore it was @ _sussexroyal _. " He said his username stems from two parts: He used "sussex" because he is from West Sussex and "royal" because he is a fan of Reading FC, a professional football club in England named "The Royals." He told news outlet Radio 1 Newsbeat he did not post on their account often but would often follow with other users' posts. Instagram, who did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment, reportedly said Keile's account had been inactive. The Duke and Duchess of Success launched their official Instagram account Tuesday, just a few weeks before Markle is expected to give birth to the couple's first child. PRINCE HARRY SLAMS SOCIAL MEDIA JUST DAYS AFTER JOINING INSTAGRAM, SELLING HIM "FORTNITE" BANNED The couple's debut was so popular that it broke an Instagram disc – it took them 5…

An Instagram user with the username “Sussexroyal” – the new account belonging to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – said he had his name changed without his knowledge so that English royalty could use it instead.

Kevin Keiley, England, said he received a text message from his son who informed him that his Instagram handle was changing. Confused, he told the BBC that he was looking at the social media app.

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“I thought,” What is that about? “He said,” Look at Instagram, “Keiley said.” So I looked at Instagram and suddenly my handle wasn’t @sussexroyal anymore it was @ _sussexroyal _. “

He said his username stems from two parts: He used “sussex” because he is from West Sussex and “royal” because he is a fan of Reading FC, a professional football club in England named “The Royals.”

He told news outlet Radio 1

Newsbeat he did not post on their account often but would often follow with other users’ posts. Instagram, who did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment, reportedly said Keile’s account had been inactive.

The Duke and Duchess of Success launched their official Instagram account Tuesday, just a few weeks before Markle is expected to give birth to the couple’s first child.

PRINCE HARRY SLAMS SOCIAL MEDIA JUST DAYS AFTER JOINING INSTAGRAM, SELLING HIM “FORTNITE” BANNED

The couple’s debut was so popular that it broke an Instagram disc – it took them 5 hours, 45 minutes to get to 1 million followers. As of Thursday afternoon, @sussexroyal had 3.6 million followers.

“Welcome to our official Instagram; We look forward to sharing the work that drives us, the reasons we support, important announcements and the ability to shine on important issues.” The couple wrote on their first post. “We thank you support and welcome you to

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Keiley said no one asked if he would be willing to change his Instagram handle and said he was “annoyed” about it.

He has , however, managed to keep his Twitter handle with the same name (currently.)

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