Charles Spencer
Charles Spencer
Celebrated Name: Charles Spencer
Real Name/Full Name: Charles Edward Maurice Spencer
Gender: Male
Age: 59 years old
Birth Date: 20 May 1964
Birth Place: London, England
Nationality: British
Height: 1.91 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Catherine Victoria Lockwood
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Kitty Eleanor, Eliza Victoria, Katya Amelia, and Louis Spencer, Edmund Spencer and Lara Spencer, Charlotte Diana Spencer)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A/Yes (name)
Is Charles Spencer Gay?: No
Profession: Journalist, broadcaster, and author
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $150 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Charles Spencer is a British journalist, broadcaster, and author. He is best known to be the younger brother of The Princess of Wales, Diana. He is the maternal uncle of the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, and the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry. In his career, Spencer has written book reviews for various publications including The Sunday Telegraph, The Daily Telegraph, and The Guardian.

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Early Life & Biography

Charles Edward Maurice Spencer is the 9th Earl Spencer. He was born on May 20, 1964, in London, England. Spencer is the son of Edward John Spencer and Frances Ruth Shand Kydd. His parents were given the title of Viscount and Viscountess Althorp. He is the brother of three sisters named Diana, Sarah, and Jane. Charles also had a brother John who died during infancy.

Spencer witnessed a hard time as his parents had a troubled relationship. In 1975, he was given the title of Earl Spencer. For his high school, he went to the public school of boys called Eton College. Later he attended Magdalen College in Oxford to study Modern History.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 20 May 1964, Charles Spencer is 59 years old as of today’s date 23rd February 2024. His height is 1.91 m tall, and weight is 70 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

In 1989, Spencer got married to Catherine Victoria Lockwood. They are the parents of four children named Kitty Eleanor, Eliza Victoria, Katya Amelia, and Louis Spencer. Their relationship lasted until 1997. From 2001 to 2007, he was married to Carolyn Victoria Freud.

They are the parents of two children named Edmund Spencer and Lara Spencer. In 2011, he got married for the third time to Karen Gordon. They have a daughter named Charlotte Diana Spencer born in 2012. He currently lives with his family in Althorp House.


In 1986, Charles Spencer became an on-air correspondent of NBC News. He was primarily recruited for the morning programs NBC Nightly News and Today. Spencer was associated with NBC News until 1995. He was also responsible for the documentary series called Great Houses of the World.

In between, he has also served as a reporter for Granada Television. In his career, Spencer has written book reviews for The Independent on Sunday, The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, and Vanity Fair.

Following the death of his father, he went on to establish Althorp Living History. In 1992, he was elected to the House of Lords. He remained in the House until November 1999. In 2003, Spencer became the founder of the Althorp Literary Festival. He has also come up with the documentary Blenheim: Battle for Europe on the History Channel.

In 2005, he became the Deputy Lieutenant of Northhamptonshire. He has also been the patron of the Northamptonshire County Cricket Club. In his career, he got the Page of Honour in 1977. It remained until 1979 when he was succeeded by Tyrone Plunket. As the peerage of Great Britain, he received the title in 1992.

As an author, his first book entitled Althorp: the Story of an English House was published in 1998. A year later, he came up with The Spencer Family. The US edition of The Spencers: a Personal History of an English Family was published in 2000.

He then came up with the highly successful book Blenheim: Battle for Europe in 2004. His other books include Prince Rupert: The Last Cavalier, Killers of the King, and To Catch a King. His most recent book entitled The White Ship was published in 2020.

Awards & Achievements

Charles Spencer’s book Blenheim: Battle for Europe was nominated for the National Book Award 2005 in the category of “History Book of the Year”. Having been associated with the royal family, Charles Spencer has received an esteemed Coat of Arms.

Net Worth & Salary of Charles Spencer in 2024

Charles Spencer Net Worth
Charles Spencer Net Worth

As of February 2024, Charles Spencer’s net worth is around $150 million.  His annual income is $10 million. Spencer has done many endeavors and he also inherited the Althorp House when he was 27 years old. Currently, he is engaged in multiple activities and he has also contributed to various media houses.

Charles Spencer started his career by working for NBC News. He has also been associated with many media houses and has successfully become the founder of Althorp Living History and Althorp Literary Festival. Charles is extremely popular and is regarded as one of the royals in the United Kingdom.


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