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  Princess Diana
Who was she?
Fairytale princess
Unhappy wife
Tragic death

 
Diana Princess of Wales Who was she?
Diana Spencer was born on 1 July 1961. Her family were wealthy and important.

In 1975 her dad became Earl Spencer. This title meant he was a senior member of the aristocracy, Britain's old ruling class.

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Diana's parents split up in 1967. Diana stayed with her dad. She had two older sisters and one brother.

After school Diana worked in London as a nanny and nursery school teacher.

When she was 20 she married Prince Charles.


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