Surprising Princess Diana Secrets We Never Knew — Until Now

When she was alive, Princess Diana dropped quite a few bombshells about her marriage to Prince Charles and her time as a member of the royal family. After her death, even more secrets and confessions were revealed through books written about her and audio recordings she kept.

In 2017, when Britain finalized plans to mark the 20th anniversary of Diana’s untimely death, several documentaries were released allowing the public to learn more about the “People’s Princess,” from her and Prince Charles’ extramarital affairs to the surprising thing she did on their wedding day. Here, we have compiled a list of some of the most surprising things you probably didn’t know about Princess Diana until now.

1. Diana’s sister dated Charles first

Left: Princess Diana at a Rugby game in 1995 | Pascal Rondeau/Getty Images, Right: Lady Sarah McCorquodale in 2008. | Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images

That’s right — before Diana and Charles got together, the prince dated her sister, Sarah. While it sounds like an extremely awkward situation, Diana’s older sibling has spoken about this fact in the past and explained that she actually introduced the pair.

“I introduced them,” she said. “I’m Cupid.”

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