Charles Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer
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Charles Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer

Politician + Viscount + Overlord
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Born Oct 30, 1857
Hometown London
Died Sep 26, 1922
Death Place London
Political Party Liberal Party
Nationality British
Alma Mater The College of th...

Charles Robert Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer KG, GCVO, PC, VRD, styled The Honourable Charles Spencer until 1905 and known as The Viscount Althorp between 1905 and 1910, was a British courtier and Liberal politician. An MP from 1880 to 1895 and again from 1900 to 1905, he served as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household from 1892 to 1895.… Read More

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Charles Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer
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CHILDHOOD

1857 Birth Born on October 30, 1857.

TWENTIES

1880 22 Years Old An MP from 1880 to 1895 and again from 1900 to 1905, he served as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household from 1892 to 1895. … Read More
1886 28 Years Old He was a Groom-in-Waiting to Queen Victoria between February and June 1886.

THIRTIES

1892 34 Years Old In 1892 he was sworn of the Privy Council and appointed Vice-Chamberlain of the Household under William Ewart Gladstone, a post he held until 1895, the last year under the premiership of Lord Rosebery.

FORTIES

1900 42 Years Old Between 1900 and 1905 he was a Liberal whip.
1905 47 Years Old On 19 December 1905, he was created Viscount Althorp, of Great Brington in the County of Northampton, so as to allow him to become Lord Chamberlain in Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's new Liberal administration (his older brother was still Earl Spencer at that time). … Read More

FIFTIES

1908 50 Years Old From 1908 to 1922 he was Lord Lieutenant of Northamptonshire.
1911 53 Years Old He was made a Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order in 1911 and a Knight of the Garter in 1913. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1922 65 Years Old Lord Spencer died in September 1922 at his home in St James Place, London, aged 64. … Read More
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