With Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding bonanza mere weeks away, we can't help but feel a bit envious—not of Kate Middleton or what is sure to be her amazing gown—but of the glitz and glam that a royal wedding signifies. (Of course, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama are better role models than your average European princess, but do they ever get to wear tiaras or swan across a ballroom floor with John Travolta? We think not.) Still, what Americans lack in royalty, we make up for in socialite and celebrity couples—like the ones below, whose rich and famous lives may just be the closest thing to stateside royalty that we've got.
What Americans lack in royalty, we make up for in socialite, celebrity and power couples.