August 31 marks the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death. As a tribute to Lady Di, we're taking a look back at her incredible life. From her royal wedding and motherhood, to her philanthropic endeavors and style icon status, Princess Diana will always be remembered as "the People's Princess. Diana wearing a red sweater with a black and white sheep motif, which Princess Charlotte paid tribute to on her second birthday.
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Through her royal connections, Diana developed a friendship and later romance with Prince Charles. On February 24, , their engagement was announced. Diana's beauty and shy demeanor earned her the nickname "Shy Di" with the press and made her an instant sensation. To celebrate what would have been her 58th birthday today, look back on the People's Princess before she became a royal. The future princess celebrates her first birthday on July 1, with a picnic on the grounds of Park House. Type keyword s to search. Today's Top Stories.
There are few, if any, readers in need of a refresher on the tragedy that befell Princess Diana on August 31, —15 years ago today. The idea that the paparazzi thirst that killed her—and the editors that fueled that thirst—would have been decried, and that official commissions and legislators would have urged and mandated editorial restraint, is today laughable, with naked Prince Harry as the punch line. But it didn't last long. The young princes were on the long list of victims in the News of the World phone-hacking scandal, and now, even the royal in-laws are boring enough to be passed over. The legal battle of King Carl XVI Gistaf and his wife was no doubt aided not only by truth but also legal precedent, as that same year Princess Caroline of Monaco was victorious in another European media-intrusion suit.
Princess Diana lived her in life in the spotlight. But although a great part of her legacy was documented in the public eye, there are some images that never made it to the forefront. From her early childhood days in Sandringham to her teenage years, philanthropic missions, and less publicized moments as a royal, click through for 50 rarely-seen photos of Lady Diana over the years. Sitting in her carriage as a toddler during a family photoshoot at Park House in Sandringham, Norfolk. Just one year later, she attended her first public engagement with Prince Charles, a recital at London's Goldsmith's Hall.