Princess Diana, the beloved mother of Prince William and Prince Harry, died tragically in a car accident in Paris on August 31, 1997. She was only 36 years old at the time of her death.
Diana, Princess of Wales, was born on July 1, 1961 in Sandringham, England. She was the daughter of Edward John Spencer, Viscount Althorp, and Frances Ruth Burke Roche. She was raised in Park House, located on the Sandringham estate. Diana attended private schools in England and Switzerland before studying at the Institut Alpin Videmanette, a finishing school in Switzerland.
Diana was 19 years old when she married Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, on July 29, 1981. She became the Princess of Wales and was a beloved member of the royal family. Diana and Charles had two sons, Prince William and Prince Harry.
In 1996, Diana and Charles separated and eventually divorced in August 1996. After the divorce, Diana continued to be a prominent figure in the public eye. She was known for her charitable work and her commitment to helping those in need.
On August 31, 1997, Diana was killed in a car accident in Paris. She was 36 years old at the time of her death. The news of her death was met with shock and sadness around the world. Millions of people attended her funeral in London, and she was laid to rest on an island in the middle of a lake on the Spencer family estate.
Diana’s death was a tragedy, and her legacy continues to live on. She was an icon of compassion and kindness, and her work to help those in need will never be forgotten.