ROMANOV FAMILY: ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS.
ALEXEI ROMANOV. 17 JANUARY, 1916.
From the 1916 diary of Alexei Romanov:
17 January. Got up early. Went to obednya. Then [we] rode to the station at 12 o’cl. to meet Papa. Had breakfast with Papa, Mama, O., T., M., A. Then rested and took a walk. Then had tea. Had dinner at 6 o’cl. Was at dinner at Papa’s. Later [I] played. Went to bed early.
From the book Russia’s Last Romanovs: In Their Own Words