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Her life in pictures
Early years

Growing up

New to London

The engagement

The wedding


Family life

Signs of trouble

Royal duties

The interview

Bouncing back

Charity work

Final days
Early years 1965

Diana Frances Spencer was born on July 1, 1961. She was the youngest daughter of the now late Earl Spencer and the Hon Mrs Shand-Kydd.
She had two elder sisters, Jane and Sarah, and a younger brother, Charles.