The Royals

Princess Diana and the Causes Close to Her Heart

The people's Princess, who would have been 54 today, championed many causes – and touched countless lives

Jakarta, Indonesia

Checkmate! Diana enjoys a game of chess with young leprosy patients while visiting the Sitanala Leprosy Hospital on Nov. 5, 1989. "It has always been my concern to touch people with leprosy," she had said, "trying to show in a simple action that they are not reviled, nor are we repulsed."