Russian Revolution

  • Russo- Japanese war

  • Bloody Sunday

    On Bloody Sunday a group of workers led by a preist went up to Czars winter Palace and demanding there civil rights and better conditions. In respones Czar ordered them to be shot down including woman and children. This act showed how badly czar faced his problems
  • Revolution of 1905

    Bloody sunday was the starting point of the Revolution. Sense a ton of people were killed and the government made it seem better than what it was a lot of strike broke out and everything got worse from there
  • Creation of Duma

    The duma was Russia's first paraliment, where laws where put forward but the Tsar had the right to deny them. The duma was overthrown by the Bolsheviks.
  • Russia Enters World War One

    Russia enters World War 1 with a very big army but ends up getting hurt pretty badly
  • Russia Enters World War One

  • March Revolution begins

  • Nicholas two abdicates the throne

  • Lenin returns from exile in Germany

  • Kernensky heads the provisional government

  • Civl War begins

    The civil war broke Russsia apart. Groups started to form against the Bolsheviks, who were known as the Whites and the Bolsheviks were the Reds.
  • Lenin takes Power

  • Russia pulls out of World War 1

  • Assassination of Romanov family

    The whole Romanov family was put into the basement, and told they were going to take a picture. Unfortantly it was a trick and the whole family was shot to death by the Bolsheviks, ending the Romanov dynasty
  • Trotsky wins Civil War

  • Stalin comes to power

  • Russia becomes a totalitarian state

    Totalitarian is a political system. The state has complete control over the people and it trys to control private life as well
  • Period: to

    Great Purge

    The Great Purge, also known as the Great Terror, was a time extreme oppression in the Soviet Union during the late 1930s. Stalin got a little crazy and things got out of hand