The People's Princess: Ways Princess Diana Was Just Like the Rest of Us

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Diana wasn't called the "People's Princess" for no reason. From the moment she was crowned, Lady Diana Spencer was the most down-to-earth royal in history. Through her acts of kindness, her fierce advocacy and her ideas for modernizing the monarchy, she left a lasting mark on the royal family — whether they want to admit it or not.

Although she was known as a royal rebel to those in power, Diana brought an appealing sense of humanity and humility to her royal role, and the people adored her. Here are some fun and interesting ways that Princess Diana was just as pedestrian as the rest of us.