The link below will help you find out more. Diana grew up, in front of our eyes. FiDi residents sue NYC to block transfer of homeless men to their neighborhood, Hunter Biden 'seen smoking crack during sex act' as emails 'reveal he DID introduce Ukraine gas exec to his VP dad', Kim Kardashian lookalike's gran insists 'she's no criminal' after 'she was caught with £2m in suitcases at Heathrow', 'Black Adam': Sarah Shahi Joins Dwayne Johnson Superhero Movie, Eddie Murphy’s Coming to America Sequel Heads To Amazon Due to COVID Uncertainty, Bravo Sets ‘Race in America’ Voting Special (EXCLUSIVE), Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock’s Relationship (and, Uh, Divorce) Timeline Is So Bittersweet, Camila Cabello shows off her toned physique while stepping out to vote in West Hollywood, Billie Eilish encourages fans to ‘normalize real bodies’ after she was photographed wearing tighter clothing. And although she wasn’t scared to personally confront a few paparazzi from time to time, especially if she was trying to enjoy an outing with her kids, she had realized that the paparazzi were harassing her so much because the world was truly intrigued and curious about her. Girls at school tried to flick their hair to look like hers. And she was touching them. Princess Diana and the paparazzi had a very public love-hate relationship. When she willingly touched someone that was afflicted with the AIDS virus, while having a huge smile plastered on her face, it was the starting point of when people began to view the virus (and the people who suffered from it) differently and with a more open mind than they ever had before. Well, you can do a search. More Information, The South Coast Herald has been the ‘Leader in Local News’ for the past 78 years. Nowadays, almost all celebrities have their causes, but back then, what she did was ground-breaking. We all felt her embarrassment. Back then, there was a wide misconception that HIV and AIDS could be transmitted through such contact as sharing the same toilet seat with someone and even casual physical touch. Share your thoughts…, Like our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter and Instagram, For news straight to your phone, add us on BBM 58F3D7A7 or WhatsApp 082 421 6033, Visit the official Covid-19 Portal She had just started going out with Prince Charles, and the press tracked her down at the kindergarten where she was working. She worked in a children's nursery before meeting Charles and was expert in the matter of looking after and helping children. According to PopSugar, Freddie Mercury and Cleo Rocco had helped Diana disguise herself as an “eccentrically dressed gay male model” so that she could go unrecognized to a trendy bar with Freddie without the fear of paparazzi harassing her all night. We have celebrities nowadays. She was loved by millions for being a good mother and a good person. She was introduced to the world after she married Prince Charles when she was just 20 years old and changed the way the world viewed the royal family. Nowadays, there’s so much cynicism. We aren't all hopeless, gibbering idiots. Heaven knows they need it.”, 6 “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you”, 5 “I don’t go by the rule book… I lead from the heart, not the head”, 4. She became an international icon for her beauty and her work with charities. A decade later, she was still using her popularity to bring awareness to other important issues. She was loved by millions for being a good mother and a good person. Yes, there have been royal weddings since, but this was different. The nuptial ceremony costed about $110 million (adjusted for inflation). Please sign in to contribute to the Mamamia Community. Listen: If Meghan Markle marries Prince Harry, could she be the next royal to shake up the family? 10 “People think that, at the end of the day, a man is the only answer. Copyright © 2020 Caxton & CTP Printers and Publishers Ltd. No matter what your personal feelings on Prince Charles, he’s going to become king eventually, even if people did love his wife Princess Diana more. Princess Diana and the paparazzi had a very public love-hate relationship. She was only 19. Sources claim he was bitter and irritated by his wife’s popularity. So, instead of trying to run from her newfound fame, she figured out a way to use her popularity to bring some good into the world. We have princesses. Here are 10 reasons why Princess Diana as an inspiration even today and why’s she more than the fashionista image that the world looks at. With all of her noble charity work and her sincerely good heart, she has continued to be an influential person decades after her tragic death.