One conspiracy theory held that it was part of an assassination arranged by the royal family, although no additional evidence emerged to support that theory. Charges were dropped against several photographers who were initially blamed for causing the crash.
During a tour of Harlem Hospital Centershe made a profound impact on the public by spontaneously hugging a seven-year-old child with AIDS.
She was a close friend to the Queen and organized many of her parties. After Diana's parents divorced, her father gained custody of her and her siblings. In the interview, he said he had rekindled his relationship with Camilla in only after his marriage to the Princess had "irretrievably broken down".
The Prince proposed on 6 Februaryand Lady Diana accepted, but their engagement was kept secret for the next few weeks. Tape recordings of the Princess and James Gilbey were made public in August and transcripts were published the same month.
Legacy In many ways, Diana and her life story paralleled much in popular culture. She visited several nations in her involvement with the anti-landmine campaign, an activity more political than the norm for the British royal family.
Diana studied ballet and wanted to become a professional dancer, but grew too tall to continue.
She became Lady Diana Spencer when her father succeeded to the earldom in And I was always so conscious of that. But I cannot.
She was married near the beginning of the s, and her fairy-tale wedding, complete with a glass coach and a dress that could not quite fit inside, was in synch with the ostentatious wealth and spending of the s.