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The Right Honourable
Charles Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer
Predecessor The Earl of Clarendon
Successor The Lord Sandhurst
Born 30 October 1857(1857-10-30)
Westminster, London
Died 26 September 1922 (aged 64)
Westminster, London
Issue
Lady Adelaide Peel
Albert Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer
Hon. Cecil Spencer
Lady Lavinia Annaly
Hon. George Spencer
Lady Margaret Douglas-Home
Father Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl Spencer
Mother Adelaide Seymour

Charles Robert Spencer, 6th Earl Spencer, (30 October 1857 – 26 September 1922), styled The Honourable Charles Spencer until 1905 and known as The Viscount Althorp between 1905 and 1910, was a British courtier and Liberal politician from the Spencer family. An MP from 1880 to 1895 and again from 1900 to 1905, he served as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household from 1892 to 1895. Raised to peerage as Viscount Althorp in 1905, he was Lord Chamberlain from 1905 to 1912 in the Liberal administrations headed by Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman and H. H. Asquith. In 1910, he succeeded his half-brother in the earldom of Spencer. He was married to Margaret Baring, a member of the Baring family. They were great-grandparents of Diana, Princess of Wales.