A Look Back at Princess Diana’s Famous 1989 New York Trip – TownandCountrymag.com

February 2, 1989

The gala benefited the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) and, reportedly cost $1,000 per ticket. According to The New York Times, the upper echelons of New York society came out in full force for the event, including individuals with the last names of Astor, Rockefeller, and Kissinger. Then-Mayor Edward I. Koch spoke and, yes, Donald Trump attended with his then-wife, Ivana.