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Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster

Sir Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster OBE (born December 22, 1951) married Natalia Ayesha Phillips in 1978. The duchess is a direct descendant of the Russian writer Alexander S. Pushkin and also a direct descendant of Ibrahim Hannibal, a black captive from Eritrea who grew up at the Russian court, became a godson of Peter the Great, and married women of Greek and German origin.

As well as Duke of Westminster the Duke also holds the titles of Marquess of Westminster, Earl Grosvenor, Viscount Belgrave, Baron Grosvenor of Eaton, and is a baronet.

The duke has continued to top the Sunday Times Rich List as Britain's wealthiest individual for many years. An estimated fortune of 4.9 billion is derived largely from property in central London, where he owns approximately 300 acres of the most exclusive commercial and residential real estate in Mayfair and Belgravia (including the land on which the US Embassy stands, in Grosvenor Square), as well as estates in Lancashire, Cheshire and Scotland.

Preceded by:
Robert George Grosvenor
Duke of Westminster Followed by:
Current Incumbent