Diana (Spencer) Princess of Wales
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Diana Frances (Spencer) Princess of Wales (1961 - 1997)

Lady Diana Frances "Princess Di" Princess of Wales formerly Spencer aka Windsor
Born in Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, Englandmap
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Wife of [private husband (1940s - unknown)]
Mother of [private son (1980s - unknown)] and [private son (1980s - unknown)]
Died in Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris XIII, Paris, Francemap
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Diana, Princess of Wales, was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales.

Diana was born on 1 July 1961, in Sandringham, Norfolk. She was the daughter of Edward Spencer and Frances Roche. She was therefore of Royal descent, her father tracing his ancestry back to Charles II and James II, and was to become one of the most famous women in the world.

On 29 July 1981, at age 20, Diana married Charles, and became the Princess of Wales. While married, her full title was Her Royal Highness The Princess Charles Philip Arthur George, Princess of Wales and Countess of Chester, Duchess of Cornwall, Duchess of Rothesay, Countess of Carrick, Baroness of Renfrew, Lady of the Isles, Princess of Scotland.

Princess Diana died on 31 August 1997, after being fatally injured in a car crash in Paris, France. The enormous outpouring of grief, on a global scale[1], when her life was cut short was a demonstration of the love she gave to people in desperate need, through her fearless work for those with AIDS and casualties of land mines that was taken up by the United Nations, as well as her charity work for cancer and leprosy, and her devotion to her children, William and Harry.

Diana, Princess of Wales is 2 Degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms


  1. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/special/politics97/diana/worldreax.html
  • Wikipedia: Diana, Princess of Wales
  • Roberts, Gary B., and William A. Reitwiesner. American ancestors and cousins of the Princess of Wales: the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Virginia forebears, near relatives, and notable distant kinsmen, through her American great-grandmother, of Lady Diana Frances Spencer, now Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales. Baltimore: Genealog. Publ. Co., 1984. Print.

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Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have a baby Boy.

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex was safely delivered of a son at 0526hrs (2.26pm Monday AEST),” Buckingham Palace said in a statement. “The baby weighs 7lbs 3oz (3.26kg). Portland Hospital in London I didn’t get to put my flowers at all, (the crown) explains the anger and hate. I have seen all the wrong addresses. A picture is 1000 words.

posted by Maureen Angela Riley
November 12, 1988 Service was held at Notre Dame to honor Royal British Legion and Commonwealth soldiers who were killed in WWI. In attendance was Princess Diana, in addition to many others.

A photo of her at this event is tagged

posted by Lisa (Kelsey) Murphy
I have read that after her divorce, Diana lost the Style, Her Royal Highness but retained the Princess of Wales because she was still the mother of then second and third in line for the throne. From her father, the 8th Earl Spencer, she was entitled to the honorific, "Lady." Thus she was Lady Diana, Princess of Wales (born Spencer) at her death.

I believe the full name as you have it now is confusing and in need of improving. If I may suggest, Prefix;Lady, Proper first name; Diana , Preferred first name; left blank, Nick name; Princess Di, Middle name; Frances, Last name at birth; Spencer, Current last name; Princess of Wales, Other last name; of the House of Windsor.

posted by John Akard III

Diana is 20 degrees from Jaki Erdoes, 5 degrees from Wallis Windsor and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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