Princess Diana


Princess Diana (née Spencer) born Sandringham, Norfolk, England July 1, 1961 (d. 1997). Influential leader in campaign against Landmines 1997, visiting Bosnia and Angola war zones; pioneer in compassion for victims of AIDS 1987.


"The more expeditiously we can end this plague on earth caused by the landmine, the more readily can we set about the constructive tasks to which so many give their hand in the cause of humanity." (June 12, 1997 speech; photo