06.30.118:02 PM ET

Diana at 50

The People’s Princess would have celebrated her 50th birthday today. See intimate photos from her childhood to her wedding to her final days.
1971:  Lady Diana Spencer (1961 - 1997), later the wife of Prince Charles, during a summer holiday in Itchenor, West Sussex.   
WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES - JUNE 17:  Diana, Princess Of Wales,  Attending A Gala Dinner In Washington Held By The American Red Cross To Raise Funds For Landmine Victims Around The World. Diana Is Wearing A Red Dress Designed By Fashion Designer Jacques Azagury  (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
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