Champagne Charlie

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Champagne Charlie may refer to:


  • Charles Heidsieck, the French Champagne wine merchant who was originally called "Champagne Charlie"
  • George Leybourne, introduced the song "Champagne Charlie" to the London music hall, and was himself thereafter often referred to as "Champagne Charlie"
  • Charlie Nicholas, Scottish footballer nicknamed "Champagne Charlie"
  • Charles Kennedy, the 1999–2006 leader of the UK Liberal Democrats, dubbed "Champagne Charlie" by the press
  • Lord Carrington, a British Liberal politician and aristocrat, dubbed "Champagne Charlie" by the press,[1] was properly known as Charles Robert Wynn-Carington, 1st Marquess of Lincolnshire KG, GCMG, PC, DL, JP (16 May 1843 – 13 June 1928), known as the Lord Carrington from 1868 to 1895 and as the Earl Carrington from 1895 to 1912.

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