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The Earl Spencer

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Spencer in 2017
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Charles Edward Maurice Spencer

20 May 1964 (1964-05-20) (age 57)
London, England
Nationality British
  • Victoria Lockwood
    (m. 1989; div. 1997)
  • Caroline Freud
    (m. 2001; div. 2007)
  • Karen Villeneuve
    (m. 2011)
Children 7, including Lady Kitty and Louis, Viscount Althorp
Parents John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer
Frances Shand Kydd
Residence Althorp House, Althorp, Northamptonshire, England
Education Eton College
Alma mater Magdalen College, Oxford
Known for Younger brother of Diana, Princess of Wales

Charles Edward Maurice Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer, DL (born 20 May 1964), styled Viscount Althorp between 1975 and 1992, is a British nobleman, peer, author, journalist, and broadcaster.

He is the younger brother of Diana, Princess of Wales. He is the maternal uncle of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex.

Spencer worked as an on-air correspondent with NBC News from 1986 to 1995 for the network's morning programme, Today, and NBC Nightly News. He also worked as a reporter for Granada Television from 1991 to 1993.

Spencer was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Northamptonshire in November 2005. Spencer is also a patron of the Northamptonshire County Cricket Club.

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