• Jan 1, 1547

    Ivan IV was officially crowned Isar or "cesar" of Russia

    Ivan IV was a very mean man and always looked angered. He was very cruel to people and they finally over threw him.
  • Under the ruling of Peter the Great Russia was proclaimed a Empire and was finally recongized as a world power

    Peter the Great got into many wars and won all of them and took over most of the eastern contient.
  • World War I

    Russia enter World War I because Austria- Hungary declared war on their ally.
  • USSR

    The Union of Soviet Solcialist Republicans was formed. They were the largest party and ruled most of the Soviet Union for most of it's whole existence.
  • Non-agression Treaty

    Nazi, Germany broke a non-agression treaty with the Soviet Union when they attacked the Soviets with the largest and most powerful invasion force in human history.
  • Great Patortic War

    World War II or The Great Patrotic War as known to the Soviets had the biggest casulties accounted for with 10.6 million to 15.9 million.
  • Space Age

    Soviets launched the worlds first artifcial satelitte in to orbit
  • Boris Yeltsin

    Boris Yeltsin was elected president of Russia
  • President Resigns

    Yeltsin Resigned and Prime Minster Puton took over.
  • Prime Minster Relected

    Putin was relected to be President.