Lady Diana was a British Princess. Lady Diana became known to the public when she started a relationship with Charles, Prince of Wales. Diana Spencer was born into the Spencer family. Her family was a British aristocratic family. She was born in 1961 in Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England. The father of Lady Diana was John Spencer, and her mother was the Honourable Frances Roche. She earned the title of Lady Diana at a young age. Lady Diana studied for a degree in Switzerland and was a student at Institut Alpin Videmanette. She worked as a nursery assistant and moved to London to do the job.
Lady Diana started dating Prince Charles and the couple met at a polo event in 1980. He proposed to Lady Diana in February 1981. Lady Diana moved to Clarence House and they later moved to Buckingham Palace. She got married to Charles when she was 20. They went on their honeymoon to Egypt, Tunisia, and Greece.
Lady Diana announced that she was pregnant in 1982. She gave birth to her first son in Prince Henry Charles Albert Davis. She gave birth to her second season Prince Harry two years later. Princess of Wales, Diana raised money for a variety of charities and worked for leprosy and AIDS organizations. She was also involved with more than 100 charities. In the ’90s, Diana and Charles started to have a rift in their relationship.
Death and Divorce Settlement
Charles and Diana were involved in a rocky relationship and rumors of their fights were talked about in the media. They filed for a divorce in 1996. Diana received an alimony of $24 million divorce settlement when she parted ways from Charles. Her sister-in-law Sarah Ferguson also received $900,000 ad she bought a house for $600,000 in cash when she filed a divorce with Prince Andrew.
She started dating Major James Hewitt, and Charles got in a relationship with Camilla Parker Bowles. Diana still lived in Kensington Palace and started dating surgeon Hasnat Khan. She also dated Dodi Fayed later on.
After she got divorced Lady Diana was killed in a car accident in Paris’ Pont de l’Alma tunnel. Fayed and the driver of the car Henri Paul, also died in the car accident. The investigation revealed that Paul was drunk and was driving the car and that led to the car crash. Lady Diana’s funeral was held on September 6th, 1997. Elton John performed “Candle in the Wind” and held a memorial for the late Princess. She still remains in the heart of people. The “TIME” Magazine named her one of the most famous people of the 20th century. She was ranked as the third in the 100 Greatest Britons in 2002.
Princess Diana Net Worth at Death
Princess Diana was a British princess and a philanthropist and had a net worth of $25 million when she died. Diana was worth $24 million and her money was put in trust for her two heirs, Prince William and Prince Harry. Each son was supposed to inherit their share when they turn 30. When both the sons turned 30, they inherited $40 million each.