|Birthname||John Albert William Spencer-Churchill|
|born on||18 September 1897 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||London, England, 51n30, 0w10|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||25°26' 14°36 Asc. 26°23'|
British peer, styled the Marquess of Blandford at birth. He was the first of two sons born to Charles Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough and his first wife, the former Consuelo Vanderbilt, an American railroad heiress. Prior to inheriting the dukedom in 1934 (thus becoming the 10th Duke of Marlborough) he was a lieutenant-colonel in the Life Guards. He was Mayor of Woodstock from 1937 to 1942.
He married twice; two sons and three daughters. He died on 11 March 1972.
Sy Scholfield quotes "Marlborough Heir Born; Consuelo, the American Duchess, Gives Birth to a Son at Spencer House, London," New York Times, 19 September 1897, p.1.
- Family : Childhood : Family noted (10th Duke of Marlborough)
- Vocation : Military : Military service (Lieutenant-colonel in the Life Guards)
- Vocation : Politics : Public office (Mayor of Woodstock)