Felix Yusupov

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Prince Felix Yusupov
Spouse Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia
Issue
Princess Irina Felixovna Yusupova
Father Count Felix Felixovich Sumarokov-Elston
Mother Princess Zenaida Nikolaievna Yusupova
Born 23 March 1887(1887-03-23)
Died 27 September 1967(1967-09-27) (aged 80)

Prince Felix Felixovich Yusupov, Count Sumarokov-Elston (Russian: Фéликс Фéликсович Юсýпов, граф Сумароков-Эльстон;[1] March 23, 1887, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire – September 27, 1967, Paris, France), was best known for helping in the murder of Grigori Rasputin. Rasputin was the faith healer who was said to have influenced Tsar Nicholas II and Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna in their decisions. Felix Yusupov was never punished for this murder.

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  1. Translated from Cyrillic as Yussupov, Yusupov, Yossopov, Iusupov, Youssoupov, Youssoupoff, or as Feliks, Graf Sumarrokow-Elston.