- Category : 1866-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Consciousness 2
Russian writer and a son of Leo Tolstoy, best known for his book of memoirs about his father, Reminiscences of Tolstoy. He also wrote the short novel The Corpse in 1890 (published posthumously), and the story One Bastard Less which was published in the journal Russian Thought in 1905. In 1915 he founded the newspaper New Russia. In 1916, Ilya left Russia, and travelled to the United States. To make a living he lectured on art and on his father. He took part in movie versions of the novels Anna Karenina and Resurrection, which were unsuccessful. He died on December 11, 1933 in New Haven, Connecticut.