Russian Revolution

  • Decembrist Revolt

    Decembrist Revolt
  • Emancipation of the Serfs

    Emancipation of the Serfs
  • Bloody Sunday

    Bloody Sunday
    -Started the 1905 revolution
    -100 killed, 300 wounded
    -Workers wanted better working conditions and wages
  • Revolution of 1905

    Revolution of 1905
  • Russia enters World War 1

    Russia enters World War 1
    -Entered the war with the largest army at the time.
    -Joined allies, France and Britain against Germany and Austria-Hungary
    -The war put stress on Russia factories, and couldn't develop the supplies needed for war
  • Rasputin Murdered

    Rasputin Murdered
    -Grigory Rasputin was the advisor to Czar Nicholas II and Czarina Alexandra
    - Helped heal the Czars son
    - The Russian Nobles did not like Rasputins hold over the ruling family of Russia so they killed him
  • March Revolution

    March Revolution
  • Tsar Nicholas the Second abdicates

    Tsar Nicholas the Second abdicates
    -One week after the Roits Started, Tsar Nicholas Abdicated the throne, gave up.
    - The duma had to set up the Provisional government, but this was powerless
    -the government would now be based on written laws
  • Bolshevik Revolution

    Bolshevik Revolution
  • Murder of the Romanovs

    Murder of the Romanovs
    -was murder at Ekateringburg, where they were sent during the civil war to try and protect them.
    - Lenin wanted the Tsar gone, because with the Tsar around, Lenin could never fully take power
    -The deaths of the family is is a mystery
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
  • Lenin dies/ USSR formed

    Lenin dies/ USSR formed
  • Stalin takes power/ Death of Trotsky

    Stalin takes power/ Death of Trotsky