Princess Diana's Brother Talks to Oprah About Raising a Royal

Diana's Brother Charles Spencer Celebrates 'Such Lovely News'

Princess Diana’s brother Charles Spencer has welcomed the birth of his nephew William’s son as “such lovely news.”

Recalling William’s own birth three decades ago, Spencer, 49, said he was at boarding school at Eton when a tutor alerted him.

Princess Diana's Brother to Wed

Prince William isn’t the only one in the family getting married this year.

William’s uncle, Charles Spencer, 46, is engaged to Karen Gordon, according to an announcement from Spencer’s rep.

“Charles, the ninth Earl Spencer, is delighted to announce his engagement to Karen Gordon, a Canadian philanthropist who is the Founder and CEO of Whole Child International,” said the official statement.