What were Princess Diana's last words?

What were Princess Diana's last words?

Sergeant Xavier Gourmelon, who led the response team in Paris, told The Independent Diana's last words were, “My God, what's happened?” Brown narrates what may have happened next: "She turned her head and saw the lifeless Dodi just in front of her, then turned her head again toward the front where the bodyguard was ...

How did Diana die?

In the early hours of 31 August 1997, Diana, Princess of Wales, died from the injuries she sustained in a car crash in the Pont de l'Alma tunnel in Paris. Her partner, Dodi Fayed, and the French driver of the Mercedes-Benz W140, Henri Paul, were pronounced dead at the scene.

When did Princess Diana die?


Did Diana have royal funeral?

Her funeral service at St George's Chapel, Windsor was attended by about 1,500 people and it was also broadcast on BBC radio. ... And just how much Diana meant to the public was clear, as distraught mourners watched her coffin being driven to St James's Palace, where her body lay until her funeral on 6 September.

Who walked behind the Queen Mothers casket?

Members of the royal family, from left to right, the Duke of York, the Prince of Wales, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Princess Royal, and the earl of Wessex, walk behind the Queen Mother's coffin.

How old was the Queen Mum when she died?

101 years (1900–2002)

Did the Queen Mother attend Margaret's funeral?

She attended the funeral on 15 February in a people carrier with blacked–out windows, (which had recently been used by Margaret) shielded from the press according to her wishes so that no photographs of her in a wheelchair could be taken.

Did Queen Elizabeth cry at her sister funeral?

At her sister Princess Margaret's funeral in 2002, people who were there and seated near her told Bedell Smith she was “very tearful” andthe saddest I've ever seen her”.

Has the Queen Mother died?


What happened to Anthony Armstrong-Jones?

Lord Snowdon died peacefully at his home in Kensington on 13 January 2017, aged 86. His funeral took place on 20 January at St Baglan's Church in the remote village of Llanfaglan near Caernarfon. He was buried in the family plot in the churchyard.

Is Tony Armstrong-Jones dead?

Deceased (1930–2017)

Did the queen's sister marry?

In 1952, her father died, her sister became queen, and Townsend divorced his wife, Rosemary. He proposed to Margaret early the following year....Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon.
Princess Margaret
SpouseAntony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon ​ ​ ( m. 1960; div. 1978)​
IssueDavid Armstrong-Jones, 2nd Earl of Snowdon Lady Sarah Chatto

Did Princess Margaret's husband have an illegitimate child?

Depicted as a three-way relationship in The Crown's second season, Tony stayed with the couple frequently and clearly maintained some form of sexual relationship with Camilla at least—she gave birth to a daughter, Polly Fry, just weeks after Tony's marriage to Princess Margaret; Polly confirmed via DNA test in 2004 ...

How many royals have been divorced?

Of the queen's four children, three have been divorced, including Prince Charles and his first wife, the late Princess Diana, whose acrimonious split led to no end of trauma for all involved. Peter Phillips was the first of her eight grandchildren to marry and now is the first to divorce.

What is the Queen's full name?

Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor

What is the queen called in Scotland?

Her Majesty the Queen is bound to Scotland by ties of ancestry, affection and duty. She is descended from the Royal House of Stewart on both sides of her family.