Fayed was born in Alexandria, Egypt and was the eldest son of billionaire Mohamed Al-Fayed, former owner of Harrods department store.
His father was also the former owner of Fulham Football Club and the Hôtel Ritz Paris.
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He was in a romantic relationship with Diana, Princess of Wales, with whom he died in a car crash in Paris on 31 August 1997.
Fayed also worked for his father on Harrods' marketing.
In July 1997, Fayed became romantically involved with Diana, Princess of Wales.
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