Russia Timeline

  • Period: Jan 1, 1200 to

    Major Points in Russian History

  • Jan 1, 1237

    Mongolian Invasion of Russia

    All major cities are destroyed except Novgorod and Pskov. Tartars take control.
  • Jan 1, 1552

    Ivan the Terrible regains Russian Control

    Ivan the Terrible conquers the Tartars and restores Russian control.
  • Crimean War

  • End of Crimean Wr

  • Russian-Turkish War

  • Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

    Russia loses territory when the war with Germany ends.
  • Civil War between Red Army and White Russians (anti-communists)

  • End of Civil War

  • Russia leaves the Soviet Union

  • Random internal conflicts within the government

  • Yeltsin is replaced by Putin

    Yeltsin is replaced by Putin
  • Putin is elected

    Putin is elected
  • Anthem re-written to replace the Soviet anthem

  • U.S. and Russia agree to reduce nuclear weapons over the next ten years