Distantly related to actor Humphrey Bogartwho was her seventh cousin.
Where did Princess Diana grow up? She was born into a high ranking and important British family.
Her father, John Spencer, was a Viscount when she was born and would later inherit the title of Earl. Diana grew up on a large estate in Norfolk called Park House. She had two older sisters Sarah, Jane and a younger brother Charles.
Her sisters were mostly away at boarding school while she was young, so Diana became close to her brother Charles.
One of the toughest things Diana had to deal with was when her parents got divorced. Not long after that, eight-year-old Diana was sent to boarding school. School At school Diana excelled in athletics, music, and art.
She did not enjoy math and science. One of her favorite things to do was to work with the elderly and the disabled. She loved to help others. When she completed boarding school at the age of sixteen, she went to finishing school in Switzerland.
Finishing school is where girls from high society families learn about cooking, dancing, and attending parties. Diana didn't like the school and begged her father to let her come home.
He finally agreed and she returned to England. Early Life When Diana turned 18 she moved into an apartment with three of her friends. She didn't need money because her father paid for all of her expenses.
However, she also didn't want to just sit around and attend parties. Diana took a job as an assistant at a Kindergarten. She really loved working with kids. She also took jobs babysitting for friends. Diana and Prince Charles Source: However, it was three years later when they met again at a friend's party that their romance began.
For a time, their romance was secret and kept from the newspapers. Once the word got out, however, Diana's life was never the same.
Photographers and reporters followed her around and waited outside her apartment. She couldn't go anywhere without being surrounded by photographers wanting a picture. Despite all the press and pressure of dating the Prince, Diana remained calm, polite, and poised. This was big news in Britain. The public was fascinated with the couple.
Their wedding would be the event of the century. Before the wedding, Diana moved into Buckingham Palace where she learned all about being a princess.Diana Frances Spencer was born on July 1, , in Norfolk, England, the third of the Lord and Lady Althorp's four children.
She grew up next door to the royal family's Sandringham estate. One of Diana's playmates was Prince Andrew, Charles's brother. Diana's mother, the Honorable Frances Shand-Kydd Died: Aug 31, Princess Diana (as she was known) was the consort of Charles, Prince of Wales.
What seemed to millions like a fairy tale marriage turned to public scandal and then divorce, with much of the public adopting her as "The People's Princess." She was the mother of Prince William, currently in line for. British royalty Princess Diana Spencer was born on July 1, , near Sandringham, England.
Diana, Princess of Wales, was one of the most adored members of the British royal family. She was the daughter of Edward John Spencer, Viscount Althorp, and Frances Ruth Burke Roche, Viscountess Althorp (later known as the Honorable Frances Shand Kydd).
Diana lived in an apartment with roommates and was a nanny and a school teacher when she got engaged to the Prince of Wales, Prince Charles.
They got married in the summer of and on July 21 , Prince William Arther Phillip Louis was born. Princess Diana - A Biography Of The Princess Of Wales (Famous Biographies) - Kindle edition by Drew L.
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Princess Diana Biography Lady Diana Frances Spencer, (July 1, –August 31, ) was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales.
From her marriage in to her divorce in , she was called “Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales”.