July 17, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in History

  • Carlos Manuel Arana Osorio, President of Guatemala (d. 2003)

Deaths in History

  • Aleksei Romanov, son and heir of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, executed at 13
  • Alexandra Fjodorova, wife of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death at 46

BattleExecution

Anastasia Nikolaevna, daughter of Tsar Nicholas II, executed at 17

Grand Duchess of Russia Anastasia Nikolaevna
Grand Duchess of Russia
Anastasia Nikolaevna
  • Botkin, personal physician of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death
  • Charitonov, cook of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death
  • Demidova, lady in waiting of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death
  • Maria Romanova, daughter of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

BattleExecution

Nicholas II Alexandrovich, last Tsar of Russia, executed at 50

  • Olga Romanova, daughter of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death
  • Tatyana Romanova, daughter of RussianTsar Nicholas II, shot to death
  • Trupp, lackey of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death