The People’s Princess: 30 Ways Princess Diana Broke From Royal Tradition

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In 1981, Diana Spencer married Prince Charles and became a member of a royal family that held traditions which had remained unchanged for years, and in some cases, centuries. She was quoted as saying "I do things differently, because I don’t go by a rule book, because I lead from the heart, not the head." While her rebellious ways landed her in trouble at times, Princess Diana forever changed the royal family. Let’s take a look at 30 ways Princess Diana broke with tradition.