Ilya Lvovich Tolstoy

Photo added by R.C.

Ilya Lvovich Tolstoy

  • Birth 22 May 1866 Russia
  • Death 11 Dec 1933 New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
  • Plot Section: Association Single Graves, #6277, Grave# 1
  • Memorial ID 105806643

Writer, Actor, Back Stage Hand.
Ilya Lvovich Tolstoy (in Russian: Илья́Львович Толстой;

DOB: May 22, 1866, Yasnaya Polyana, Imperial Russia.
DOD: December 11, 1933, New Haven, CT USA.

The 3rd son of Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910).

Ilya worked as a journalist, migrated to the USA in 1918 (around the time of the Russian Revolution), and had a motley career in the States. He did some journalism, including writings about his famous father in Russia, and served as a consultant on a few Hollywood films with Russian themes, including:

-Resurrection (1927)
-Love (1927)

In one film Ilya Tolstoy even appeared briefly playing the role of his own father Leo Tolstoy.

He died in 1933, penniless.

Spouses;
-Nadezhda Klimentevna Katulskaya (1919 - 1933) (his death)
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=105805153
-Sofia Nikolaevna Filosofova (1888 - 1918) (divorced) 5 children

Ilya Lvovich Tolstoy's children:
-Anna (1888-1954 moscow)
-Nickolai (1891-1893 tula)
-Mikhail (1893-1919 taganrog)
-Andrei (1895-1920 novorossisk)
-Ilya Jr. (1896-1970 moscow)
-Vladimir (1899-1967 troitsk-moscow)
-Vera (1903-1999 florida usa)
-Kirill (1907-1915 kaluga obl)

Sister:
-Akexandra L. Tolstoy:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39883708

http://www.tolstoy.ru/happy/html/potom/illt.html



Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: R.C.
  • Added: 25 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105806643
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ilya Lvovich Tolstoy (22 May 1866–11 Dec 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105806643, citing Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by R.C. (contributor 47303570) .