Graduate of Moscow University. Land captain in Samara Gubernia (1893–1897). Member of the Zemstvo Assembly of Stavropol Uezd, Samara Gubernia, 1894–1897. Acting chairman of the Zemstvo Board of Samara Gubernia (1897–1902). Marshal of Nobility of Stavropol Uezd, 1902, and of Samara, 1905.
Publisher of Golos Samary.
Elected member of State Council (1909, 1912, 1915).
Minister of Agriculture, (November 1915 – July 1916). Appointed member of State Council (1916).
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November 1915 – July 1916