VIDEO: Princess Diana names 'Royal Princess' in 1984

The Duchess of Cambridge will follow in the footsteps of her mother-in-law when she names a new cruise liner "Royal Princess" in Southampton this summer.

Diana, Princess of Wales, named the original Royal Princess ship in 1984, as this archive footage shows.

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Kate to name 'Royal Princess'

The Duchess of Cambridge is to officially name a new cruise liner in Southampton this summer.