Diana Frances Spencer was born in Norfolk England on July 1, 1961.
Prince Charles proposed to Lady Diana Spencer at Buckingham Palace on February 3, 1981.
Married to Charles, Prince of Wales, at St. Paul's Cathedral on July 29 1981. They were divorced on August 28, 1996.
Diana was the first commoner to marry an heir to the British throne in 300 years.
Diana was 12 years younger than her husband.
She had two children Prince William (William Arthur Philip Louis Windsor) was born on June 21, 1982. and Prince Harry (Henry Charles Albert David Windsor) was born on September 15, 1984.
Her great-grandmother was an American heiress.
Diana's stepmother, Raine, was the daughter of romance novelist, Barbara Cartland.
Diana, Princess of Wales, died of injuries sustained in a car accident, in Pont D'Alma tunnel in Paris on August 31, 1997. The car was reportedly speeding away from chasing paparazzi.
Diana is buried on an island in the center of an ornamental lake at her family home Althorp Park.