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UPDATED 09/02/2002 at 01:00 AM EDT Originally published 09/02/2002 at 01:00 AM EDT

Princess Diana: All the People Covers
Few if any celebrities have captured the public imagination as did Britain's Princess Diana, a phenomenon that resulted in her appearance on more than 50 PEOPLE covers, exceeding any other person. With Aug. 31 marking the fifth anniversary of her tragic death in a Paris car crash, take a look back at her life through those covers—and the stories behind them.

Poll asked: After TV's Friends wraps, which of its stars do you think will have the most successful career?

Jennifer Aniston 41%
Courteney Cox Arquette 20%
Matthew Perry 13%
David Schwimmer 12%
Matt LeBlanc 8%
Lisa Kudrow 6%

Bernie Mac (right), Emmy-nominated for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series, used to drive a Wonder Bread truck. Actress Judy Davis spent time in her late teens singing in a pop band in Tokyo. Oscar-nominated British actor Tom Wilkinson hails from a farming family. Find out more about these stars and hundreds of others in our photo-filled PEOPLE Profiles.

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(Aug. 31,11 a.m., 3 p.m.; Sept. 1,1 a.m., 8 p.m.; and Sept. 2,1 a.m. ET)

A Labor Day weekend update on two American icons—we profile Hugh Hefner and Elizabeth Taylor.

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