alexander obolensky

Prince Alexander Obolensky (1916-1940) was an international rugby union footballer who played for England.

On 4 January 1936 he scored two tries on his England debut in a 13-0 victory over the All Blacks, the first time England had beaten New Zealand.

He died in a plane crash at Martlesham Heath airfield in 1940 while serving in the RAF and is buried in Ipswich.