When i saw that headline i simply couldn't believe it.  Could it be true, more Americans watching the Royal wedding vs the Saban/Smart ALL SEC Bama/Georgia game?  What?  Yes, it's true according to Neilsen ratings.

Prince Harry and Megan Markle’s royal wedding, about 29 million people in the US watched on 15 channels.  Numbers in the United Kingdom were about 18 million.

How does her wedding compare to TV ratings for other major events?

Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration in 2017....30.6 million.

NFL's super bowl 103.4 million viewers in 2018.

Here's what the Royal Wedding topped and see how it Rolled over the Tide....

2018 CFP National Championship – Alabama vs. Georgia –16.7 million

2018 Basketball national championship game – Villanova vs. Michigan – 16.5 million

2018 Grammy Awards – 19.8 million

'Roseanne' 10th season premiere – 18.5 million

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