Russian Revolution Timeline

  • Decembrist Revolt

    Decembrist Revolt
    -Small groups of nobles and army officers
    -Tried to overthow czar's government
    -Nichalos I crushed the upspring
  • Emancipation of the serfs

    Emancipation of the serfs
    -During this time there came a point when the Serfs were freed
    -The Serfs were pesents that were tied to the land they worked on.
    -These people were worked very hard and they had to listen to the land owners, many people were beaten a raped at times.
  • Bloddy Sunday

    Bloddy Sunday
    -Father Gordia organized a march
    -Factory marchs protested against Nicholas II. (he had harsh working conditions for his workers)
    -More than 100 people were killed
  • Revolution of 1905

    Revolution of 1905
    In the very beginning of the 20th century Russia had been working theire workers very hard. They we in very dirty conditions that were unsafe. In 1904 the works began a group called the Assembly of Russian workers. This group started grow very fast after being formed. Workers went on strike due to the very high prices they were being charged for goods. Nichalos II was now forced to allow the workers to be freeded with the right to speek, meeting and association.
  • Russia Enters WWI

    Russia Enters WWI
    -Sybria and Russia were Allies during this time period.
    -Mobalizing was the cause for Germany declaring war on Russia
    -Austria declared war of Sybria
  • Rasputin Murdered

    Rasputin Murdered
    -Rasputin watched over the Royal family
    -They later poisioned, shot, and threw him in a river. All these attempts to killl him failed
    -He finally died for drowning.
  • Bolshevik Revolution

    Bolshevik Revolution
    During this time the country had just gone through a war and the people of Russia were stressed and unhappy that there country was left in ruins. Soon the people began to protest to return things to new. They also wanted to replace there government.
  • March Revolution

    March Revolution
    -There began to be riots all over Russia because of the lack of food they were recieving.
    -Soldiers started to protest
    -Russians overthrew czarist officals
  • Tsar Nicholas II Abdicates

    Tsar Nicholas II Abdicates
    -Nicholas was abdicated after he made the country of Russia fall apart into a bad economy and bad military.
    -After this happened the royal family was stripped of there royalty and were placed in jails.
    -They were eventually all murdered in the bolshivk revolution.
  • Murder of Romanovs

    Murder of Romanovs
    -The Bolshiviks did not like them
    -They were put under house arrest and sent to all parts of the country.
    -Lenin and Sverdlov ordered the exacution. The bodies took many years to find after the family went missing.
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
    -Settlement signed after World War I
    -Signed by the allies which consist of Italy, France, United Kingdom, and the United States. Many people think this was the couse for World War II
    -This treaty was made to make Germany responsable for starting the war in Russia and to blame everything on them.
    -This treaty also takes away Germanys people, land, and money.
  • Lenin Dies/ USSR formed

    Lenin Dies/ USSR formed
    -Lenin died when he was at home from a stroke
    -Stalin was next inline for power instead of Trotsky. Although it was his wishes for Trotsky to have power.
    -USSR formed in Decmeber 30, 1922
  • Stalin takes Power/ Death of Trotsky

    Stalin takes Power/ Death of Trotsky
    Stalin took power over Troktsky although Lenin stated that Stalin was dangerous and shouldnt be a leader. Stalin was now the General Secratarty of the Communist Party. Trotsky was unpopular, the people didnt think he was doing any good for their country. In 1940 Trotskys house was invaded and he was beaten to death.