ROMANOV FAMILY: ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS. NICHOLAS II. 15 NOVEMBER, 1895.
(BIRTH OF GRAND DUCHESS OLGA NIKOLAEVNA)
From the 1895 diary of Nicholas II. 3(O.S.)/15 November, 1895:
“A day I will remember forever . . . at exactly 9 o’clock a baby’s cry was heard and we all breathed a sigh of relief! With prayer we named the daughter sent to us by God ‘Olga’!”
Pages from the baptismal certificate of Olga Romanov, in Russian and French:
Breakfast menu from the eve of Olga Romanov’s last birthday in Tobolsk