The Russian Revolution

  • Rasputins' Assassination

    Rasputins' Assassination
  • Petrograd Soviets Formed

  • The March Revolution

  • Czar Nicholas II Abdication

    Nicholas II signed his enforced abdication in favor of Grand Duke Mikhail who effectively declined in power
  • Communism Takes Over Russia

  • Bolshevik Revolution

    Bolshevik Revolution
    -The Bolsheviks' persistance on seizing the Winter Palace plunged into an immediate civil war wich quickly ended with the Bolsheviks' victory in 1921
  • The Russian Civil War

    The Russian Civil War
    (October 25, 1917 - October 1922)
  • Lenin Shipped by Germans to Russia

  • Royal Family Murdered

    The telegram giving the order to execute the russian royalty was signed by Yakov Sverdlov
  • Lenin Signs Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

    The war between Russia and Germany in 1918 came to an end due to the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk