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Obolensky, Sir Dimitrilocked

(1918–2001)
  • Peter Sarris

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Obolensky, Sir Dimitri (1918–2001), historian, was born on 1 April 1918 (19 March 1918 os) in Petrograd, Russia, the only child of Prince Dimitri Obolensky (1882–1964) and Maria Shuvalov (1894–1973), who later married Count Tolstoy. His parents were both of noble lineage, and from among his many distinguished ancestors ...

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