58 years old (Born on July 01, 1961)
First wife of Charles, Prince of Wales; She is famous from 1st Wife of Charles Prince of Wales.Her death was used by Jean-Pierre Jeunet as a plot device for Fabuleux destin d'Amu00e9lie Poulain, Le (2001). Had her look-alike puppet in the French show "Guignols de l'info, Les" (1988). Candle In The Wind, the Elton John song about Marilyn Monroe, was changed to fit her, and performed by John at her funeral. Coincidentally, both women died at age 36. Best friends with Lu00facia Flecha Flecha de Lima, Rosa Monckton, Sarah Ferguson, Lana Marks, Lady Annabel Goldsmith and her daughter Jemima Khan. Buried on an island in Althorp, Northamptonshire, England, UK.
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Fun Facts About Princess Diana
The Brazilian ambassador Lu00facia Flecha Flecha de Lima was her best friend.
Fell in love with Dodi Fayed after a food fight on his father's yacht Jonikal.
Once referred to Camilla Parker-Bowles as a rottweiler.
Distantly related to actor Humphrey Bogart, who was her 7th cousin.
Told an intimate friend that, while walking down the aisle in Saint Paul's Cathedral, she thought about turning back like "Elaine" did in The Graduate (1967)'.
Sister of Earl Charles Spencer.
Dress size 8.
Loved animated movies, especially the ones that were musicals.
Portrayed by Catherine Oxenberg, Edita Brychta, Julie Cox, and Nicola Formby.
Shoe size: 9A
Invited Supermodel Cindy Crawford to Buckingham Palace for dinner, when Prince William Windsor had a secret crush on the model.
Former daughter-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.
Measurements: 34B-23-35 (at 1981 marriage), 36-27-37 (near her heaviest during her eating disorder- 1987), 33-22-34 (over-dieting as part of the disorder- 1990), 36B-26-36 (from 1995 bra purchase), 33B-23-36 (following divorce 1996), 34 1/2B-24-35 (ship-shape and swimsuit ready just before her tragic accident), (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine)
Was a fan of the Swedish pop band Abba.
Two sons with Prince Charles: Prince William Windsor (b. 21 June 1982) and Prince Harry Windsor (b.15 September 1984).
Appeared on the cover of People Weekly magazine a record-breaking 81 times. The "Goodbye Diana" issue (9/22/97) racked up sales of almost $3m making the issue the magazine's best-seller in its existence.
Step-granddaughter of Barbara Cartland.