Yusupov, Felix, prince

NOBLEMAN (RUSSIA)
BORN 5 Oct 1856, St. Petersburg - DIED 10 Jun 1928, Roma
REAL NAME Felix, Count Sumarokov-Elston
GRAVE LOCATION Roma, Lazio: Cimitero Acattolico, Via Caio Cestio 6 (Zona Terza, 2218)

Felix, Prince Yusupov is the son of Felix Nikolaievich Sumarokov-Elston and the father of the Prince Yusupov who is well known as the murderer of Rasputin.

On 4 Apr 1882 in Saint Petersburg he married Zenaida Yusupova, the heiress of the immensely rich Yusupov family. He took her name. Their oldest son Nikolai was killed in a duel on 22 Jun 1908. From 1914 to 1915 Felix senior was governor general of Moscow.

Family
• Son: Yusupov, Felix, prins
• Wife: Yusupova, Zenaida Nikolaievna, princess (1882-, St. Petersburg)

Sources
Felix Yusupov - Wikipedia

Images

The grave of Felix Prince Yusupov and his wife Zenaida at the Cimitero Acattolico, Rome.
Picture by Androom (23 Jan 2010)

 


Yusupov, Felix, prins

Published: 27 Jun 2010
Last update: 27 Jun 2010