Nicholas Konstantinovich Roerich

Nicholas Konstantinovich Roerich

Birth
Russia
Death 13 Dec 1947 (aged 73)
Himachal Pradesh, India
Burial Simla, Himachal Pradesh, India
Memorial ID 105420902 · View Source
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Artist, Painter, Philosopher. Nicholas (Nicholai) Konstantinovich Roerich (Roerikh) (in Russian: Николай Константинович Рерих), was born in St Petersburg, Imperial Russia.

His house is a museum and has a memorial located in Himachal Pradesh, Manali, Kullu Valley area, Naggar. Nicholas died in Kullu on December 13, 1947. His body was cremated and his ashes buried on a slope facing the mountains he loved and portrayed in many of his works.

Was married to Helena (Ellena). They had two sons: George (1902-1960 USSR) and Sviatoslav (1904-1993 Bangali).


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  • Created by: R.C.
  • Added: 18 Feb 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 105420902
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nicholas Konstantinovich Roerich (9 Oct 1874–13 Dec 1947), Find a Grave Memorial no. 105420902, citing Roerich Memorial Cemetery, Simla, Himachal Pradesh, India ; Maintained by R.C. (contributor 47303570) .