PRINCESS Diana touched the hearts of millions and left the world in shock when she was tragically killed in a car crash in August 1997. Conspiracy theories have clouded her death over the last 20 years - here's everything we know about what happened to the royal. When and how did Princess Diana die? Princess Diana died on August 31, 1997, after suffering fatal injuries in a car crash in the Pont de l'Alma road tunnel in Paris. The tunnel is located right in the heart of the French capital by the River Seine. Her companion Dodi Fayed and driver and security guard Henri Paul were also killed in the crash. Diana's bodyguard Trevor Rees-Jones survived with horrific injuries. In the days following her death, a sea of flowers and tributes were left outside the gates of Kensington Palace in an enormous outpouring of public grief. Diana's funeral was held on September 6, 1997, at Westminster Abbey and was shown on British television, attracting an audience of 32.1million viewers. An … [Read more...] about When did Princess Diana die, where did the Paris car crash take place and what age was the Princess of Wales at the time of her death?
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DRUG addled Michael Jackson wanted to “marry” the young daughter of the child star of Oliver! whom he likened to Princess Diana, it has been claimed. According to singer’s former private doctor Conrad Murray, Jacko wanted to wed the 12 year-old Harriet who was daughter of his good friend Mark Lester. The comments have come to light following a slew of new allegations to emerge in the documentary Leaving Neverland. But dad Mark has speculated Michael might have said he wanted to marry his daughter in a "fairy tale" and "innocent" way. Mark explained: "It's very hard for me to tell you in a short amount of time what he was like." But a year later, in an interview with the Daily Mail, he said he was concerned towards the end of Jackson’s life, when the singer remarked that one of Lester’s teenage daughters looked like Princess Diana and he wanted to marry her. He said: “Michael was going off the rails a bit then. I think he was a bit unbalanced. … [Read more...] about Michael Jackson ‘wanted to marry pal Mark Lester’s underage daughter because she looked like Princess Diana’
MEGHAN Markle is "doing a great job" as a Royal Family newcomer, according to Princess Diana‘s former royal butler, Paul Burrell. The Duchess of Sussex married Harry eight months ago and has faced a divisive start amid her first tour and rumours of rifts with Kate Middleton. But Paul, 60, told Closer she has settled in well - although he made a plea for her to contact her estranged father, Thomas. He said: "Meghan is doing a great job as a newcomer to the royal family. "Of course, she isn’t going to get everything right so soon off the blocks. He added: "I personally think that she should make an approach to her father, perhaps with her mother's help. "If she doesn’t stem this constant flow of vitriol from her own family, it will continue to cause her pain.” No rift between Princes Paul appears in new Channel 5 documentary, Kate v Meghan: Princesses at War? which explores the rumoured rift between Meghan and Kate Middleton. He … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle is ‘doing a great job as a Royal’ claims Princess Diana’s former butler Paul Burrell
PRINCESS Diana and her stepmother Raine Spencer endured a turbulent relationship, however, they also reportedly bonded in the years just before her death. Now with a Channel 4 documentary examining the relations between the two women has been slammed by their family for labelling her a 'wicked' stepmum - here's all you need to know. What time is Princess Diana's Wicked Stepmother on TV? The documentary is on TV tonight (January 12). It will be broadcast on Channel 4 at 7pm, going head-to-head with Michael McIntyre's Big Show on BBC One and Catchphrase on ITV. Who was Princess Diana's stepmother Raine Spencer? Raine was born on September 9, 1929 and was the daughter of romantic novelist and socialite Dame Barbara Cartland. Her mum held the longest entry in Who's Who, due to every one of her 723 books being included. Her father was Alexander McCorquodale, an Army officer who was also the heir to a printing fortune but her parents divorced and her mother married his cousin Hugh … [Read more...] about Who was Princess Diana’s ‘wicked stepmother’? Raine Spencer forged a career in politics and married three times
Dec 19, 2:10 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Media & CultureEntertainment By Catherine Armecin 12/18/18 AT 10:33 PM Prince Charles snubbed Princess Diana during their honeymoon.The Prince and Princess of Wales had a fairytale wedding, but their honeymoon was far from it. In fact, Prince Charles snubbed his wife by bringing books and fishing gear during their honeymoon.In the 2006 documentary “Prince William: Royalty In My Family”, it was revealed that Princess Diana was “bound to a husband” that “bought his books and fishing gear along to his honeymoon.”“The Princess’s fairytale wedding did not necessarily translate into a fairytale honeymoon,” the documentary added.According to Penny Junor in her book "The Duchess," the Prince of Wales envisioned his honeymoon with Princess Diana to be filled with sunning, swimming, reading, painting and writing thank-you … [Read more...] about Prince Charles Snubbed Princess Diana During Honeymoon By Doing This