Updated 17 August 2017

Diana: A life and death that shook the British monarchy

Twenty years ago on August 31, 1997, Britain's Princess Diana died in a high-speed car crash in Paris. From her engagement to Prince Charles as a shy teenager, to her roles as doting mother, humanitarian and global celebrity, Diana brought fresh energy but also instability to Britain's royal family - before an acrimonious marital breakdown shook the monarchy to its core.