You may remember Princess Diana for her humanitarian work, iconic style moments , and ability to touch the hearts of the public. But before she was a princess, she was Lady Diana Spencer. While she was born into a noble family, Diana was your typical teen who played with her siblings, wore funky outfits, loved her pet, and worked random jobs. In fact, she was the first royal bride to have a paying job before her engagement to Prince Charles.
What Princess Diana Once Said About Her 'Odd' Sex Life With Prince Charles
Princess Diana and Prince Charles had an infamously tumultuous relationship —complete with an even more infamous breakup and divorce. The couple married in July and had formally separated by Then, after four years of separation and increasingly rising tensions, the pair finally officially divorced in August of Diana died almost exactly a year later in August in a tragic car accident in Paris. Just a month before she died, however, Diana had apparently had a change of heart about her ex. According to royal biographer Tina Brown, author of The Diana Chronicles , the late royal confessed to her during a meeting that summer that she would have gone back to Charles "in a heartbeat," if he had been interested.
What Princess Diana Once Said About Her ‘Odd’ Sex Life With Prince Charles
The wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana , one of the most widely-watched royal events in history, gets little more than a few minutes of airtime in The Crown season 4. Creator Peter Morgan and co. Nevertheless, fans are treated to a glimpse of Lady Di's wedding gown , complete with foot train , at the end of episode 3; the dress was recreated by costume designer Amy Roberts from the original by David and Elizabeth Emanuel. Viewers also get to endure Charles and Diana's cringeworthy engagement interview —"Whatever 'in love' means" shall forever live in infamy.
Thrust into the spotlight in her late teens following her romantic connection with Princes Charles, it wasn't long before Diana became a fashion icon the world over. But it wasn't her newly-acquired princess status that made Di so on-trend - no sir, she always had a flair for the sartorial. Scroll through to see Lady Diana Spencer's best outfits