Francisco Gonzalez and Lizbeth

  • Feb 18, 1555

    St. Basil's Cathedral

    Construction begins
  • Peter The Great

    Becomes czar of Russia and later moves the capital to St. Petersburg.
  • Napoleon

    French General
  • Russian Revolution

    Occured in 1917 ending the rule of the czars.
  • Communist

    Communist overthrew czarist Russia.
  • Russia

    Russia becomes part of the Soviet Union.
  • Collective Farms

    Nearly nine out of ten farms were collectives.
  • Cold War

    Tensions between United States and Soviet Union led to conflict.
  • Soviet Union

    The fall of the Soviet Union
  • Vladimir Putin

    Russians elect him as president