20th Century Russia

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  • Creation of the Communist Party

    Creation of the Communist Party
    The Bolsheviks took power in the October Revolution, and they began to reshape Russia using communist principals.
  • Russian Revolution

    Russian Revolution
    It destroyed the Tsarist autocracy and led to Soviet Union's creation.
  • Bolshevik Revolution

    Bolshevik Revolution
    It was a political revolution and it overthrew the Russian Provisional Government and gave the power to local Soviets.
  • Lenin's New Economic Policy

    Lenin's New Economic Policy
    New policy introduced by Lenin after war communism failed. They were supposed to help revive the Russian economy, and it meant that Russia returned to a partly capatilist society.
  • Establishment of the USSR

    Establishment of the USSR
    Included Russia and 14 other Soviet Socialist Republics and its government and economy were highly centralized.
  • Stalin's Five Year Plan

    Stalin's Five Year Plan
    It was a list of economic goals to help strengthen the countries economy by making the nation militarily and industrially self-suffiecient.
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

    Cuban Missile Crisis
    It was a confrontation between the Soviet Union and Cuba against the US. It was caused because the Cuban and Soviet governments began to build secret bases in Cuba for WMD's.
  • Glasnost/Perestroika

  • End of the Communist Party

    End of the Communist Party
    Russia and 14 other countries declared their independence from the Soviet Union.
  • Russian Stock Market Crash

    Russian Stock Market Crash
    The Russian government devalued the Ruble and declined productivity between all the currencies.
  • Democracy of Russia Implemented

    Democracy of Russia Implemented
    Soviet Democracy is a form of democracy where workers councils form originizations.