British entrepreneur best known as the mother of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.
She worked as an airline stewardess before forming her wildly successful business Party Pieces.
She used the profits from her business to purchase racehorses.
She had three children: Kate, Pippa, and James. Her grandson, Prince George of Cambridge, was born in 2013.
Her oldest daughter, Kate Middleton, married Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, in 2011.