Indeed, though Diana had been born into an extremely wealthy family, commanded a huge fortune and had given birth to the heir to the throne, some of the public still considered her to be highly relatable and sympathetic. And doubtless many looked forward to seeing what she would be and look like in later life. Tragically, though, that life would eventually be cut short.
Meanwhile, as the 1980s turned into the 1990s, it became obvious to both Diana’s legions of fans and traditional monarchists alike that the royal marriage was on its last legs. As Diana once famously said, “There were three people in this marriage,” and the third was Charles’ former girlfriend Camilla Parker Bowles. Diana even had a nasty nickname for her love rival: “the rottweiler.”