Yusupov, Felix, prince

BORN 5 Oct 1856, St. Petersburg - DIED 10 Jun 1928, Roma, Lazio
BIRTH NAME Felix, Count Sumarokov-Elston
GRAVE LOCATION Roma, Lazio: Cimitero Acattolico, Via Caio Cestio 6 (Zona Terza, 3.7.13 (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.

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


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


Wikipedia (EN): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Yusupov

Yusupova, Zenaida Nikolaievna, princess

Published: 27 Jun 2010
Last update: 24 Feb 2022