Nicholas II Tsar of Russia

Events

Born in Pushkin, Russia.

May 8, 1868

Becomes tsar, upon death of father (Alexander III)

November 1, 1894

Marries wife Alexandra

November 26, 1894

Crowned in Moscow

May 26, 1896

Promises a Duma

March 3, 1905

Issues October Manifesto

October 30, 1905

Introduces Fundamental Laws

May 1906

Russia allies with France and Great Britain; Nicholas fires commander in chief

September 5, 1914

Abdicates

March 5, 1917

Russian Revolution of 1917 begins

March 8, 1917

Gets moved to Yekaterinburg together with family

April 1918

Death in Yekaterinburg

July 16, 1918 - July 17, 1918