Charles Stanhope, 12th Earl of Harrington

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Charles Stanhope, 12th Earl of Harrington
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Coat of Arms of the Earls of Harrington
Born Charles Henry Leicester Stanhope
(1945-07-20) 20 July 1945 (age 69)
Title 12th Earl of Harrington
Tenure 2009-present
Other titles 12th Viscount Petersham
12th Baron Harrington
9th Viscount Stanhope of Mahon
9th Baron Stanhope of Elvaston
Net worth £250m
Predecessor William Stanhope, 11th Earl of Harrington
Spouse(s) Virginia Freeman-Jackson (1966-1983, div.)
Anita Fugelsang
Issue William Stanhope, Viscount Petersham
Serena Armstrong-Jones, Viscountess Linley
Parents William Stanhope, 11th Earl of Harrington
Eileen Foley Grey

Charles Henry Leicester Stanhope, 12th Earl of Harrington (born 20 July 1945), styled as Viscount Petersham from birth till 2009, is the son of William Stanhope, 11th Earl of Harrington and Eileen Grey, daughter of Sir John Foley Grey, 8th Baronet..

He married, firstly, Virginia Freeman-Jackson, on 14 September 1966 and they were divorced in 1983. They had two children:

He married, secondly, the showjumper Anita Fugelsang, formerly the wife of Michael Howard, 21st Earl of Suffolk.

He was ranked 325th in the Sunday Times Rich List 2008 with an estimated wealth of £250m. He is the owner of some prime land in London. Though the net assets of his two main companies, Elvaston Investments and Stanhope Gardens, came in at about £5m in 2005, his total land holdings have been valued recently at about £250m.

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Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by
William Henry Leicester Stanhope
Earl of Harrington
2009–present
Incumbent