Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer, TD, FSA, FRSA (23 May 1892 – 9 June 1975), styled The Honourable Albert Spencer until 1910 and Viscount Althorp from 1910 to 1922, and known less formally as Jack Spencer, was a British peer. He was the paternal grandfather of Diana, Princess of Wales .
Albert Edward John Spencer, VII conte Spencer, conosciuto formalmente come Hon Albert Spencer sino al 1910 e dal 1910 sino al 1922 come Visconte di Althorp, o meno formalmente come "Jack" Spencer ( Londra, 23 maggio 1892 – Northampton, 9 giugno 1975 ), fu nonno paterno della Principessa Diana Spencer .
Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer, TD, FSA, FRSA , styled The Honourable Albert Spencer until 1910 and Viscount Althorp from 1910 to 1922, and known less formally as Jack Spencer, was a British peer. He was the paternal grandfather of Diana, Princess of Wales.
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Lord Spencer was born in London, the son of Charles Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer, and his wife, the former Margaret Baring, second daughter of Edward Baring, 1st Baron Revelstoke. His godparents included King Edward VII. He was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he was a friend of Lionel Lupton, who s...
On 5 August 1914, Spencer was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the 1st Regiment of Life Guards, was promoted to lieutenant on 21 October 1914, appointed an aide-de-camp on 9 May 1917, and promoted to captain on 15 June 1917. When 1st Life Guards merged with the 2nd Life Guards on 18 November 1922, Spencer was appointed a cap...
Lord Spencer married Lady Cynthia Hamilton, second daughter of the 3rd Duke of Abercorn, on 26 February 1919 at St. James's Church in Piccadilly, Londonand they had two children: 1. Lady Anne Spencer (b. 1920) married in 1944 to Captain Christopher Wake-Walker (1920–1998), son of Admiral Sir Frederic Wake-Walker, had issue. 2. John Spenc...
Albert Spencer may refer to: Albert Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer (1892–1975), British peer. Albert Spencer (footballer), English footballer. Albert Spencer (gymnast) (1897–?), British gymnast. Albert Henry Spencer (1886–1971), Australian bookseller. This disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name.
17 lug 2022 · Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer: Also Known As: "Jack", "Sir Albert Edward John Spencer", "7th Earl of Spencer" Birthdate: May 23, 1892: Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England: Death: June 09, 1975 (83) Northampton, Northamptonshire, England (United Kingdom) Place of Burial:
Earl Spencer (peerage) Earl Spencer is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain that was created on 1 November 1765, along with the title Viscount Althorp, of Althorp in the County of Northampton, for John Spencer, 1st Viscount Spencer.   He was a member of the prominent Spencer family and a great-grandson of the 1st Duke of Marlborough.